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Robert A Keefer (born 1917)

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Robert A Keefer
1917
Born
c. 1917
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Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania United States
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Robert A Keefer was born c. 1917. We know that Robert A Keefer had been residing in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania United States.
Updated: September 24, 2013
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Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania United States
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Grammar School

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Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers, Bus, Taxi, Truck, And Tractor

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Military serial#: 33033914 Enlisted: March 20, 1941 in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Military branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, Usa Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
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Robert A Keefer was born c. 1917. We have no information about Robert's surviving family. We know that Robert A Keefer had been residing in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania United States.
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In 1917, in the year that Robert A Keefer was born, "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

In 1935, on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1952, on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1974, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

In 1986, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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