Raffaela Giandinoto (1924 - 1984)

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Raffaela Giandinoto
1924 - 1984
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1924
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1984
Scau, Australia
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Scau, Australia
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Raffaela Giandinoto was born in 1924. Raffaela was born to Interlandi Gius Giandinoto and Francesca Giandinoto. Raffaela died in 1984 in Scau, Australia at age 60.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Raffaela Giandinoto passed away in 1984 in Scau, Australia at 60 years old. Raffaela was born in 1924. Raffaela was born to Interlandi Gius Giandinoto and Francesca Giandinoto.

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In 1924, in the year that Raffaela Giandinoto was born, J. Edgar Hoover, at the age of 29, was appointed the sixth director of the Bureau of Investigation by Calvin Coolidge (which later became the Federal Bureau of Investigation). The Bureau had approximately 650 employees, including 441 Special Agents. A former employee of the Justice Department, Hoover accepted his new position on the proviso that the bureau was to be completely divorced from politics and that the director report only to the attorney general.

In 1945, Raffaela was 21 years old when on June 22nd, the Battle of Okinawa ended. A joint Army and Marine campaign, supported by the Navy, the Battle of Okinawa went on for 82 days. The last Japanese resistance on Okinawa was defeated. 4,907 Navy, 4,675 Army, and 2,938 Marine Corps personnel were killed in the battle on the US side. It is estimated that 110,071 on the Japanese side were killed - the estimate includes Okinawan citizens who were pressed into service and includes children. With the win of Okinawa, the United States gained an important base of operations in the Pacific.

In 1956, Raffaela was 32 years old when on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1966, by the time this person was 42 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1984, in the year of Raffaela Giandinoto's passing, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

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