Roger A Degroote (1925 - 2009)

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Roger A Degroote
1925 - 2009
updated February 06, 2019
Roger A Degroote was born on June 14, 1925. He died on May 3, 2009 at 83 years old. We know that Roger A Degroote had been residing in Saint Clair Shores, Macomb County, Michigan 48081.

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Roger A Degroote died on May 3, 2009 at 83 years of age. He was born on June 14, 1925. We have no information about Roger's family or relationships. We know that Roger A Degroote had been residing in Saint Clair Shores, Macomb County, Michigan 48081.
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In 1925, in the year that Roger A Degroote was born, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1942, when he was 17 years old, from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

In 1950, Roger was 25 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1976, when he was 51 years old, 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 1984, Roger was 59 years old when due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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