Ralph Ritter (1895 - 1967)

Ralph Ritter
1895 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Ralph Ritter was born on February 1, 1895. He died in November 1967 at 72 years old. We know that Ralph Ritter had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15239.
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Ralph Ritter passed away in November 1967 at 72 years old. He was born on February 1, 1895. We are unaware of information about Ralph's surviving family. We know that Ralph Ritter had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15239.
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In 1895, in the year that Ralph Ritter was born, on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

In 1912, he was 17 years old when 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 1933, when he was 38 years old, on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1947, at the age of 52 years old, Ralph was alive when on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

In 1967, in the year of Ralph Ritter's passing, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

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