Robert Wolfe (1894 - 1963)

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Robert Wolfe
1894 - 1963
updated February 06, 2019
Robert Wolfe was born on January 31, 1894. He died in January 1963 at 68 years old. We know that Robert Wolfe had been residing in Washington.


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Robert Wolfe passed away in January 1963 at age 68. He was born on January 31, 1894. There is no information about Robert's family. We know that Robert Wolfe had been residing in Washington.
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In 1894, in the year that Robert Wolfe was born, large reserves of oil were discovered on the Osage Indian reservation in Oklahoma. Previously thought to be "useless" land - not even good for farming - the tribe had bought the land themselves. The discovery of oil made the Osage the "richest group of people in the world" at the time.

In 1906, he was only 12 years old when Finland became the first European country to give women the vote and to allow them to run for political office. (Women in Australia and New Zealand already had that right but couldn't run for office.) Although Finland belonged to the Russian Empire, there was great unrest and the Tsar wanted to broker a quick peace. As a part of the brokered peace, women got the vote.

In 1915, when he was 21 years old, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

In 1922, at the age of 28 years old, Robert was alive when on James Joyce's 40th birthday, his book Ulysses was published in France. The book covers the experiences of an Irishman in Dublin on an ordinary day, 16 June 1904. Now considered a classic, it was controversial at the time. Due to some sexual content, the book was banned in the U.S. during the 1920's and the U.S. Post Office destroyed 500 copies of the novel.

In 1963, in the year of Robert Wolfe's passing, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

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Born: around 1927
New York, United States
Robert W Wolfe
Born: around 1916
New Jersey, United States
Robert Lee Wolfe
Born: around 1925
Alaska, United States
Robert C Wolfe
Born: around 1922
United States
Robert E Wolfe
Born: around 1926
California, United States
Robert E Wolfe
Born: around 1923
California, United States
Robert F Wolfe
Born: around 1917
California, United States
Robert F Wolfe
Born: around 1917
California, United States
Robert H Wolfe
Born: around 1900
California, United States
Robert E Wolfe
Born: around 1922
California, United States
Robert O Wolfe
Born: around 1923
California, United States
Robert L Wolfe
Born: around 1925
California, United States
Robert P Wolfe
Born: around 1923
Oklahoma, United States
Robert T Wolfe
Born: around 1927
Arkansas, United States
Robert H Wolfe
Born: around 1924
Texas, United States

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Wendell L Wolfe
Apr 18, 1928 - Apr 16, 1990
Callao, MO
Mary Wolfe
Apr 23, 1885 - June 1975
Macon, Missouri
Robert H Wolfe
Nov 22, 1929 - May 6, 1996
Stanwood, WA
Lyle R Wolfe
Nov 10, 1931 - Sep 30, 2010
Columbus, Nebraska
Emily M Wolfe
Mar 20, 1901 - Nov 11, 2000
San Francisco, CA
Ronald E Wolfe
Dec 11, 1932 - Dec 11, 2001
Cle Elum, WA
Raymond Gene Wolfe
Apr 22, 1934 - Mar 21, 2007
Lodi, California
Reginald J Wolfe
Feb 18, 1928 - Mar 19, 2000
Jerrel Dean Wolfe
Jul 3, 1932 - Jul 18, 2011
Robert H Wolfe
Jul 7, 1932 - Mar 26, 2004
Everson, WA
Darrell G Wolfe
Apr 10, 1933 - Jul 1, 2009
Bellingham, WA
Ada B Wolfe
Jun 22, 1899 - May 23, 1993
Bellingham, WA
Edward Wolfe
Apr 17, 1889 - July 1974
Concord, California
Roger W Wolfe
May 7, 1940 - Jan 21, 2006
Mountlake Terrace, WA
Hazel Wolfe
Jan 11, 1891 - August 1980
Pomeroy, Washington
Cora Wolfe
Jan 9, 1881 - April 1981
Tacoma, Washington
Paula Wolfe
Nov 7, 1953 - Aug 4, 1994
Josephine M Wolfe
Jan 3, 1928 - Sep 3, 2002
Tacoma, WA
Elsie L Wolfe
Mar 12, 1909 - Dec 15, 1992
Spokane, WA
Calvin Wolfe
Aug 5, 1883 - May 1965

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