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Sam Tessler (1905 - 1993)

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Sam Tessler
1905 - 1993
Born
May 18, 1905
Death
January 7, 1993
Last Known Residence
Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10471
Summary
Sam Tessler of Bronx, Bronx County, New York was born on May 18, 1905, and died at age 87 years old on January 7, 1993.
Updated: October 3, 2011
Biography ID: 10079117

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Sam Tessler passed away at age 87 years old on January 7, 1993. Sam Tessler of Bronx, Bronx County, New York was born on May 18, 1905.

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Sam Tessler lived 11 years longer than the average Tessler family member when he died at the age of 87.
The average age of a Tessler family member is 76.
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1905 - 1993 World Events

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In 1905, in the year that Sam Tessler was born, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

In 1959, by the time he was 54 years old, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1970, he was 65 years old when on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

In 1982, by the time he was 77 years old, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1993, in the year of Sam Tessler's passing, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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