Valeria Danek (1926 - 1990)

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Valeria Danek
1926 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Valeria Danek was born on March 15, 1926. She died on May 7, 1990 at 64 years old. We know that Valeria Danek had been residing in Van Nuys, Los Angeles County, California.


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Valeria Danek passed away on May 7, 1990 at 64 years of age. She was born on March 15, 1926. We have no information about Valeria's family. We know that Valeria Danek had been residing in Van Nuys, Los Angeles County, California.
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1926 - 1990 World Events

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In 1926, in the year that Valeria Danek was born, 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 1935, Valeria was merely 9 years old when on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1956, by the time she was 30 years old, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1985, by the time she was 59 years old, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

In 1990, in the year of Valeria Danek's passing, 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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Dec 15, 1962 - Sep 23, 2010
Emma E Danek
Apr 20, 1884 - Oct 15, 1971
Agnes Danek
Jul 10, 1897 - September 1978
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Nov 20, 1885 - April 1970
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Beulah Danek
Oct 11, 1907 - April 1979
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Joseph Danek
Aug 25, 1900 - December 1982
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John Danek
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Christine Danek
Jun 17, 1909 - Jan 19, 1991
Downey, CA
Albin Danek
Feb 9, 1887 - July 1980
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Jeffie Danek
Oct 30, 1905 - June 1991
Agnes Danek
Sep 11, 1889 - May 1980
Santa Barbara, California
Raymond Danek
Jul 24, 1894 - April 1978
Santa Barbara, California
Alfons Danek
Jan 18, 1899 - Aug 2, 1988
Sherman Oaks, CA
Elizabeth Linda Danek
Jul 16, 1939 - Sep 19, 2009
San Jose, California
Richard R Danek
May 12, 1905 - Jan 5, 1998
Albuquerque, NM
Lucile F Danek
Dec 13, 1909 - Apr 13, 2000
Albuquerque, NM
Robert B Danek
Jan 15, 1935 - Apr 9, 2003
Albuquerque, NM
Anna Danek
Apr 3, 1942 - May 6, 2005
Jacksonville, FL
Christophe S Danek
Feb 22, 1986 - Aug 5, 2003

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