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Raymond Seitz (1896 - 1974)

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Raymond Seitz
1896 - 1974
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January 26, 1896
Death
March 1974
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Cary, McHenry County, Illinois 60013
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Raymond Seitz was born on January 26, 1896. He died in March 1974 at 78 years old. We know that Raymond Seitz had been residing in Cary, McHenry County, Illinois 60013.
Updated: November 2, 2011
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Raymond Seitz died in March 1974 at age 78. He was born on January 26, 1896. We are unaware of information about Raymond's immediate family. We know that Raymond Seitz had been residing in Cary, McHenry County, Illinois 60013.
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In 1896, in the year that Raymond Seitz was born, on August 17th, the first pedestrian v car fatality occurred in Great Britain. Bridget Driscoll, age 44, was walking with her family on the grounds of The Crystal Palace in London when she was hit by a car driven by Arthur James Edsall. Edsall claimed to be going 4.5 mph and Driscoll's death was ruled an "accidental death" after an inquest.

In 1903, by the time he was just 7 years old, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

In 1920, at the age of 24 years old, Raymond was alive when the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1965, when he was 69 years old, from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1974, in the year of Raymond Seitz's passing, on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

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