Richard G Defelice (1924 - 1988)

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Richard G Defelice
1924 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
Richard G Defelice was born on July 15, 1924. He died on April 3, 1988 at 63 years of age. We know that Richard G Defelice had been residing in Orlando, Orange County, Florida.

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Richard G Defelice passed away on April 3, 1988 at 63 years old. He was born on July 15, 1924. We have no information about Richard's surviving family. We know that Richard G Defelice had been residing in Orlando, Orange County, Florida.
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In 1924, in the year that Richard G Defelice was born, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1947, when he was 23 years old, 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 1953, by the time he was 29 years old, actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

In 1968, when he was 44 years old, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1988, in the year of Richard G Defelice's passing, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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Richard DeFelice
Born: around 1920
New York, United States
Richard S DeFelice
Born: around 1918
New York, United States
Richard H DeFelice
Born: around 1923
Connecticut, United States
Richard G DeFelice
Born: around 1924
Massachusetts, United States
Richard A. Defelice
Born: around 1970
TX
Richard A Defelice
Mar 16, 1934 - May 1, 1992
Au Gres, MI
Richard A Defelice
Nov 26, 1933 - Sep 3, 2010
Des Plaines, IL
Richard Defelice
Aug 26, 1938 - November 1986
Richard Defelice
Jul 3, 1920 - Sep 21, 2009
Astoria, NY
Richard F Defelice
Oct 18, 1938 - Oct 13, 2008
Deer Park, NY
Richard T Defelice
Jul 22, 1936 - Nov 7, 2003
Menlo Park, CA
Richard F Defelice
Sep 15, 1951 - Sep 21, 2010
Highland, NY
Richard Defelice
Aug 11, 1918 - Jul 24, 2006
Brooklyn, NY
Richard Defelice
Mar 19, 1972 - May 1983
Lynn, MA
Richard P Defelice
Dec 3, 1943 - Jun 24, 2006
Lynn, MA

Other Defelices

Mary Defelice
Mar 15, 1901 - Jan 7, 1993
Springfield, MA
Donna M Defelice
Jun 20, 1940 - Feb 16, 1996
Panorama City, CA
Theresa Defelice
Jan 10, 1901 - Jun 6, 2003
Lawrence, MA
Gaetano Defelice
May 1, 1888 - November 1970
Malden, MA
Armando Defelice
Sep 9, 1919 - September 1986
Methuen, MA
Louis Defelice
Aug 3, 1895 - June 1965
California
Elizabeth Defelice
Apr 21, 1903 - February 1979
Methuen, MA
Joseph F Defelice
Oct 20, 1924 - Sep 24, 2000
Stoughton, MA
Domenic Defelice
Aug 31, 1894 - July 1974
Boston, MA
Nickolas Defelice
May 30, 1921 - Jun 29, 2005
A M Defelice
Jul 30, 1957 - March 1995
Olga Defelice
Mar 16, 1912 - December 1977
Lynn, MA
Mary P Defelice
Oct 15, 1924 - Aug 8, 1997
Stoughton, MA
Frank Defelice
Aug 21, 1891 - May 1986
Mooresville, NC
Vincent Defelice
Aug 23, 1946 - October 1986
Lynn, MA
Catherine Defelice
Apr 1, 1897 - April 1980
Lawrence, MA
Carmela Defelice
Mar 30, 1903 - December 1981
San Jose, CA
Camilla Defelice
Mar 19, 1948 - Nov 6, 2008
Cincinnati, OH
Mary Defelice
Jul 21, 1912 - Apr 16, 1998
Stoughton, MA
Michael Defelice
Aug 25, 1913 - December 1978
Boston, MA

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Warren F Lovely
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Phyllis B Moulton
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Andrew R Linscott
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Martin J Lally
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Mildred A Davis
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Geraldine C Morose
Oct 5, 1918 - Oct 11, 2004
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Sophie Breton
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Harold Jones
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John T Moulaison
Dec 13, 1918 - May 19, 2010
Raynham, MA
Zelda Margeson
Oct 18, 1903 - August 1972
Lynn, MA
James Batalaris
Jun 15, 1925 - Jul 14, 1999
Enon, OH
James Stocker
Jan 27, 1922 - December 1977
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