Thomas Bryan Donnelly (1891 - 1949)

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Thomas Bryan Donnelly
1891 - 1949
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas Bryan Donnelly was born in 1891. He was born to Donnelly John Patrick Donnelly and Mary Brosnan Donnelly, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1949 in Sunbury, Australia at 58 years of age.


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Thomas Bryan Donnelly passed away in 1949 in Sunbury, Australia at 58 years of age. He was born in 1891. He was born to Donnelly John Patrick Donnelly and Mary Brosnan Donnelly, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1891 - 1949 World Events

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In 1891, in the year that Thomas Bryan Donnelly was born, on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

In 1909, by the time he was 18 years old, William Howard Taft became the 27th President of the United States on March 4th. Previously Secretary of War, Judge on the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Solicitor General of the U.S., and Governor of both the Philippines and Cuba, Taft was the only President who went on to become Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

In 1926, when he was 35 years old, on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1938, Thomas was 47 years old when on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1949, in the year of Thomas Bryan Donnelly's passing, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

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around 1915 - Nov 1, 1943
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around 1919 - May 25, 1940
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around 1922 - Nov 19, 1944
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Other Donnellies

Mary Brosnan Donnelly
Sunbury, Australia
Mary Ann Donnelly
1871 - 1950
Chelth, Australia
Brosnan Thomas Donnelly
Chelth, Australia
Bridget Campbell Donnelly
Chelth, Australia
Jessie Elizabeth Donnelly
1875 - 1950
Fitzroy, Australia
Robinson Joseph Donnelly
Fitzroy, Australia
Matilda Cox Donnelly
Fitzroy, Australia
Aloysius Joseph Donnelly
1904 - 1950
Richmond, Australia
John Patrick Donnelly
Cfield, Australia
Mary Ann Drosman Donnelly
Cfield, Australia
Mary Frances Donnelly
1884 - 1950
Flem, Australia
Mangan John Donnelly
Flem, Australia
James Thomas Donnelly
1874 - 1950
W Bruns, Australia
Uk Donnelly
W Bruns, Australia
Jane Drew Donnelly
W Bruns, Australia
Peter Donnelly
1867 - 1950
East Melbourne, Australia
William John Donnelly
East Melbourne, Australia
Elizabeth Ann Henderson Donnelly
East Melbourne, Australia

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Mary Brosnan Donnelly
Sunbury, Australia
Arthur Holdroyd
1887 - 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Leslie Thomas Millard Penny
1894 - 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Edmund Patrick Reeves
1866 - 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Emily Bunning
1874 - 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Bunning William Bunning
Sunbury, Australia
Ann Diamond Bunning
Sunbury, Australia
Roy Leonard Augustinus
1911 - 1949
Hotham West, Australia
Elizabeth Dunne
Died: 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Abigail Therese Mason
1870 - 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Annie Veronica Dunn
1888 - 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Pearlie Ellen Risstrom
1908 - 1949
Rushworth, Australia
John Murphy
1875 - 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Frederick Ryan
1892 - 1949
Sunbury, Australia
Giovanni Marotta
Died: 1949
Swan H, Australia
Marotta Paul Marotta
Swan H, Australia
Salvatrice Lolicato Marotta
Swan H, Australia
Eliza Glowrey
1890 - 1949
Swan H, Australia
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