Robert Osterheldt (1922 - 1987)

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Robert Osterheldt
1922 - 1987
May 16, 1922
January 1987
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Ocean City, Cape May County, New Jersey 08226
Robert Osterheldt of Ocean City, Cape May County, New Jersey was born on May 16, 1922, and died at age 64 years old in January 1987.
Updated: October 6, 2011
Biography ID: 23010684

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Robert Osterheldt passed away at age 64 years old in January 1987. Robert Osterheldt of Ocean City, Cape May County, New Jersey was born on May 16, 1922.

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Robert Osterheldt lived 11 years shorter than the average Osterheldt family member when he died at the age of 64.
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1922 - 1987 World Events

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In 1922, in the year that Robert Osterheldt was born, on November 4th, British Egyptologists George Carnarvon and Howard Carter unearthed the first step leading to King Tutankhamen's tomb in the Valley of the Kings. By the end of the month they had unearthed the steps and broken through the door into the intact tomb. This was the only tomb that had remained unlooted that had been found (and is, to date). Filled with gold, jewels, and ancient everyday items, the find was priceless - in terms of money and history.

In 1954, at the age of 32 years old, Robert was alive when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1966, when he was 44 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1976, at the age of 54 years old, Robert was alive when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1987, in the year of Robert Osterheldt's passing, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

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