Richard W Tritapoe

(1938 - 2003)

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Richard W Tritapoe
1938 - 2003
Born
November 7, 1938
Death
May 11, 2003
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Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland 21701
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Richard W Tritapoe was born on November 7, 1938. He died on May 11, 2003 at 64 years of age. We know that Richard W Tritapoe had been residing in Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland 21701.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Richard W Tritapoe died on May 11, 2003 at 64 years old. He was born on November 7, 1938. We are unaware of information about Richard's family. We know that Richard W Tritapoe had been residing in Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland 21701.

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In 1938, in the year that Richard W Tritapoe was born, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1951, at the age of only 13 years old, Richard was alive when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1962, at the age of 24 years old, Richard was alive when on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1975, by the time he was 37 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1985, Richard was 47 years old when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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