Phyllis Venuti (1899 - 1972)

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Phyllis Venuti
1899 - 1972
updated February 06, 2019
Phyllis Venuti was born on January 19, 1899. She died in August 1972 at 73 years old. We know that Phyllis Venuti had been residing in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon 97214.


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Phyllis Venuti died in August 1972 at age 73. She was born on January 19, 1899. We are unaware of information about Phyllis's family. We know that Phyllis Venuti had been residing in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon 97214.
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In 1899, in the year that Phyllis Venuti was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1903, when she was only 4 years old, the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in June after Henry Ford left another car company he founded in 1901 (which became the Cadillac Motor Company). He began Ford Motor Company with $28,000 in cash from twelve investors, two of whom (the Dodge brothers) later began their own car company. Henry Ford improved on assembly line techniques and has been so successful that his family still controls a very popular Ford line of cars and trucks.

In 1931, Phyllis was 32 years old when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1954, by the time she was 55 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1972, in the year of Phyllis Venuti'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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Emilio Venuti
Aug 1, 1893 - July 1965
Rodolfo Venuti
Nov 26, 1940 - Dec 1, 2006
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Amparo M Venuti
Dec 20, 1900 - July 1991
Louis Venuti
Jul 17, 1890 - March 1975
Salinas, California
Joseph Venuti
Sep 16, 1903 - August 1978
Seattle, Washington
Henry Venuti
Jun 4, 1902 - November 1984
Long Beach, California
Louis Venuti
Dec 19, 1918 - September 1985
Salinas, California
Julie L Venuti
Jun 2, 1955 - Nov 17, 2004
Lockwood, CA
Joseph A Venuti
Mar 2, 1949 - Oct 31, 1995
Salinas, CA
Thomas Venuti
Jan 15, 1951 - March 1979
Pomona, California
Gerald Venuti
Jan 15, 1951 - March 1981
Alhambra, California
Alexandre Venuti
Feb 28, 1924 - Dec 5, 1989
Mary Venuti
Feb 12, 1919 - Aug 27, 2006
La Mirada, CA
Luigi A Venuti
Jan 1, 1893 - Jan 16, 1989
Salinas, CA
Enrico Venuti
Mar 4, 1903 - February 1978
Salinas, California
Olga C Venuti
Oct 22, 1923 - Mar 20, 1995
Robert Rocco Venuti
Nov 19, 1939 - Jun 23, 2011
Quincy, California
Pellegrino Venuti
Mar 12, 1896 - May 1991
Natalina M Venuti
Sep 25, 1881 - Sep 15, 1968
San Bernardino, CA
Robert Venuti
Apr 17, 1898 - December 1974
Denver, Colorado

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