Otis Tooze (1892 - 1972)

Otis Tooze
1892 - 1972
updated February 06, 2019
Otis Tooze was born on May 28, 1892. He was born to Olive Alice (Peak) Tooze and Henry James Tooze, with siblings Dewey, Porter, and Russell. He died in December 1972 at age 80. We know that Otis Tooze had been residing in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Michigan 48197.
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Mar 15, 1889 - January 1975
Dec 7, 1901 - December 1983

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Otis Tooze died in December 1972 at 80 years old. He was born on May 28, 1892. He was born to Olive Alice (Peak) Tooze and Henry James Tooze, with siblings Dewey, Porter, and Russell. We know that Otis Tooze had been residing in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Michigan 48197.
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In 1892, in the year that Otis Tooze was born, on October 12th, the "Pledge of Allegiance" was first recited in unison by students in U.S. public schools. Composed the previous August by Francis Bellamy, it was to be recited in 15 seconds and originally read: "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." "Under God" was added in the 1950's.

In 1912, by the time he was 20 years old, New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

In 1958, when he was 66 years old, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1964, at the age of 72 years old, Otis was alive when on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

In 1972, in the year of Otis Tooze's passing, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

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