Teresa Ramirez (1921 - 2008)

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Teresa Ramirez
1921 - 2008
updated February 06, 2019
Teresa Ramirez was born on March 12, 1921. She died on October 26, 2008 at 87 years old. We know that Teresa Ramirez had been residing in San Sebastian, San Sebastian County, PR 00685.


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Teresa Ramirez died on October 26, 2008 at 87 years of age. She was born on March 12, 1921. We are unaware of information about Teresa's immediate family. We know that Teresa Ramirez had been residing in San Sebastian, San Sebastian County, PR 00685.
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In 1921, in the year that Teresa Ramirez was born, on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

In 1934, at the age of just 13 years old, Teresa was alive when on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1945, Teresa was 24 years old when on February 19th, US Marines landed on the island of Iwo Jima and the Battle of Iwo Jima began. Lasting 5 weeks, it was some of the bloodiest and fiercest fighting in the Pacific theater during World War II. The occupying Japanese forces were heavily armed and there were 21,000 Japanese soldiers on the island at the beginning of the battle. Only 216 Japanese soldiers were captured afterwards - the rest had been killed in action or committed suicide. 6,800 American soldiers died but the Americans took control of the island.

In 1976, Teresa was 55 years old when 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 1987, Teresa was 66 years old when was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Born: around 1980
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Born: around 1975
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Born: around 1980
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Born: around 1965
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Born: around 1962
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Born: around 1969
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Born: around 1960
Teresa G. (Delgadillo) Ramirez
Born: around 1972
Teresa D. (Castro) Ramirez
Born: around 1966
Teresa D. (Cerna) Ramirez
Born: around 1967
Teresa (Ramos) Ramirez
Born: around 1952
Teresa (Martinez) Ramirez
Born: around 1964
Teresa D. (Rojas) Ramirez
Born: around 1961
Teresa A. (Flores) Ramirez
Born: around 1974
Teresa M. (Vasquez) Ramirez
Born: around 1960
Teresa D. (Garza) Ramirez
Born: around 1974

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Sep 1, 1922 - Jan 15, 2000
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May 21, 1905 - March 1974
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Adalberto Ramirez Soto
Jul 27, 1937 - Sep 19, 2005
San Juan, PR
Gustavo Ramirez Rodr
Nov 15, 1901 - February 1986
Lajas, Puerto Rico
Ana P Ramirez
Apr 27, 1927 - Jun 9, 2000
Mayaguez, PR
Carlos J Ramirez
Sep 4, 1936 - Mar 22, 1995
Bronx, NY
Emerito Ramirez
Nov 15, 1938 - May 10, 2009
Allentown, PA
Tomasa Ramirez
Jan 9, 1912 - September 1984
Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico
Juan C Ramirez
Aug 1, 1919 - Nov 1, 2000
Chicago, IL
Manuel Ramirez
Jul 1, 1887 - June 1971
Puerto Rico
Tomas Ramirez
Nov 28, 1893 - Mar 8, 1988
Angel M Ramirez
Oct 9, 1938 - Jan 23, 2004
Altamonte Springs, FL
Justina Ramirez
Jan 18, 1901 - January 1986
Ponce, Puerto Rico
Jorge Ramirez Delg
Mar 19, 1937 - Sep 25, 2010
Mercedita, PR
Gregoria Ramirez
Dec 8, 1934 - Jan 26, 2003
Coto Laurel, PR
Leonor Ramirez
May 26, 1891 - October 1982
Ponce, Puerto Rico
Reina Ramirez
Jan 6, 1917 - Jun 13, 2011
New York, NY, Africa
Rafael Ramirez-Lope
Nov 15, 1916 - January 1983
Puerto Rico
Fundador Ramirez
Oct 6, 1891 - January 1981
Puerto Rico

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