Oscar Siler (1885 - 1963)

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Oscar Siler
1885 - 1963
updated February 06, 2019
Oscar Siler was born on April 25, 1885. He died in November 1963 at 78 years of age. We know that Oscar Siler had been residing in Indiana.


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Oscar Siler died in November 1963 at 78 years of age. He was born on April 25, 1885. We are unaware of information about Oscar's immediate family. We know that Oscar Siler had been residing in Indiana.
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In 1885, in the year that Oscar Siler was born, on January 24th, the Fenians - Irish Nationalists - set off dynamite bombs in the House of Commons chamber, Westminster Hall, and the Tower of London. Four civilians and two policemen were injured.

In 1897, he was only 12 years old when on July 17th, the Klondike Gold Rush began when the first successful prospectors returned to Seattle after mining in the Yukon. They arrived on the ships Excelsior and Portland, bringing vast quantities of gold - over $32,000,000 in today's money - and everyone rushed to become rich in the Yukon.

In 1936, by the time he was 51 years old, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1949, at the age of 64 years old, Oscar was alive when on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1963, in the year of Oscar Siler's passing, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

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Mar 29, 1945 - Jul 12, 2004
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Aug 12, 1901 - December 1981
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Jul 23, 1896 - January 1969
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Jul 29, 1908 - December 1977
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Jun 22, 1890 - June 1981
Peru, Indiana
Earl Siler
Aug 31, 1903 - May 1950
William Siler
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Elizabeth D Siler
Jan 19, 1908 - Mar 14, 1999
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William Siler
Feb 17, 1909 - June 1979
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Helen I Siler
Sep 11, 1910 - May 21, 2006
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