Thomas Danahey (1912 - 1984)

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Thomas Danahey
1912 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas Danahey was born on December 26, 1912. He died in December 1984 at 71 years of age. We know that Thomas Danahey had been residing in Denver, Denver County, Colorado 80209.

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Thomas Danahey passed away in December 1984 at 71 years of age. He was born on December 26, 1912. We are unaware of information about Thomas's family or relationships. We know that Thomas Danahey had been residing in Denver, Denver County, Colorado 80209.
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In 1912, in the year that Thomas Danahey was born, Arizona was admitted to the United States in February (on Valentine's Day). It became the 48th state in the Union. Previously a Spanish - then Mexican - territory, the U.S. paid $15 million dollars for the area in 1848. Arizona was the last of the contiguous states to be admitted to the United States.

In 1920, by the time he was merely 8 years old, on January 1, over 6000 people were arrested and put in prison because they were suspected of being communists. . Many had to be released in a few weeks and only 3 guns were found in their homes. The U.S. Department of Justice "red hunt" netted thousands of "radicals" and suspected "communists" and aliens were deported. But the "hunt" ended after Attorney General Palmer forecast a massive radical uprising on May Day and the day passed without incident.

In 1952, Thomas was 40 years old when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1973, at the age of 61 years old, Thomas was alive when in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1984, in the year of Thomas Danahey's passing, 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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Jan 23, 1919 - Jan 20, 2009
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Jul 7, 1884 - May 1970
Denver, Colorado
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Oct 2, 1925 - Sep 18, 1992
Wenatchee, WA
Edward Danahey
Nov 16, 1902 - April 1985
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Rosita T Danahey
Feb 7, 1914 - Nov 19, 2005
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Mary Danahey
May 31, 1914 - March 1984
San Leandro, California
William C Danahey
Dec 31, 1931 - Jan 12, 2002
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