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Shimon Fridman (1914 - 2006)

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Shimon Fridman
1914 - 2006
Born
July 15, 1914
Death
March 13, 2006
Last Known Residence
Cupertino, Santa Clara County, California 95014
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Shimon Fridman of Cupertino, Santa Clara County, California was born on July 15, 1914, and died at age 91 years old on March 13, 2006.
Updated: November 8, 2011
Biography ID: 70450888

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Shimon Fridman passed away at age 91 years old on March 13, 2006. Shimon Fridman of Cupertino, Santa Clara County, California was born on July 15, 1914.

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Shimon Fridman lived 11 years longer than the average Fridman family member when he died at the age of 91.
The average age of a Fridman family member is 80.
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In 1914, in the year that Shimon Fridman was born, in August, the world's first red and green traffic lights were installed at the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. The electric traffic light had been invented by a policeman in Salt Lake City Utah in 1912.

In 1923, he was merely 9 years old when the Teapot Dome scandal became the subject of an investigation by Senator Walsh and severely damaged the reputation of the Harding administration. Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall was convicted of accepting bribes from oil companies and became the first Cabinet member to go to prison. At the time, the Teapot Dome scandal was seen as "greatest and most sensational scandal in the history of American politics".

In 1976, by the time he was 62 years old, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1981, when he was 67 years old, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

In 1990, Shimon was 76 years old when on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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