Velma M Lopez (1918 - 1992)

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Velma M Lopez
1918 - 1992
updated February 06, 2019
Velma M Lopez was born on April 13, 1918. She died in August 1992 at 74 years of age. We know that Velma M Lopez had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32204.


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Velma M Lopez passed away in August 1992 at age 74. She was born on April 13, 1918. We are unaware of information about Velma's immediate family. We know that Velma M Lopez had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32204.
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In 1918, in the year that Velma M Lopez was born, following European countries, Daylight Saving Time went into effect in the United States in March. It was an effort to conserve fuel needed to produce electric power. This was a war effort and proved unpopular so in most areas of the United States, Daylight Saving Time ended after World War I. It returned during World War II.

In 1924, when she was only 6 years old, Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

In 1964, Velma was 46 years old when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1975, by the time she was 57 years old, on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1992, in the year of Velma M Lopez's passing, on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

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Velma (Gonzales) Lopez
Born: around 1964
Velma (Chavez) Lopez
Born: around 1978
Velma E. (Mendiola) Lopez
Born: around 1975
Velma K. (Beall) Lopez
Born: around 1967
Velma (Fuentes) Lopez
Born: around 1970
Velma T. (Buentello) Lopez
Born: around 1973
Velma L. (Salinas) Lopez
Born: around 1974
Velma (Cortez) Lopez
Born: around 1958
Velma (Chavez) Lopez
Born: around 1967
Velma R. (Sanchez) Lopez
Born: around 1973
Velma A. (Villarreal) Lopez
Born: around 1961
Velma (Ramos) Lopez
Born: around 1971
Velma A. (Garza) Lopez
Born: around 1959
Velma L. (Garcia) Lopez
Born: around 1960
Velma (Robledo) Lopez
Born: around 1963
Velma S. (Rodriguez) Lopez
Born: around 1953
Velma (Vacca) Lopez
Born: around 1961
Velma J. (Pena) Lopez
Born: around 1957
Velma v. (Medrano) Lopez
Born: around 1957
Velma L. (Salazar) Lopez
Born: around 1947

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Manuel Lopez
May 28, 1918 - Jan 26, 2000
Miami, FL
Jose Lopez
Sep 28, 1928 - Jul 30, 2003
Mango, FL
Jack G Lopez
Aug 7, 1929 - Apr 6, 2008
Brandon, FL
Venedicta Lopez
Jun 29, 1908 - December 1989
Miami, FL
Tomasa Castro Lopez
May 1, 1915 - Feb 21, 1998
Camuy, PR
Manuela Lopez
Feb 11, 1896 - Mar 15, 1976
Miami, FL
Marta Lopez
Jun 19, 1904 - August 1981
Miami, Florida
Mario Lopez
Jan 19, 1903 - July 1981
Miami, Florida
Lutgarda Lopez
Jan 30, 1913 - Mar 4, 1995
Hialeah, FL
Marcos Lopez
Jun 9, 1948 - Jul 24, 2008
Victorville, California
Enriqueta Lopez
Feb 24, 1900 - December 1972
Tampa, Florida
Shella L Lopez
Apr 3, 1915 - Feb 24, 2003
Quincy, FL
Edelmira Lopez
Jan 2, 1900 - January 1983
Miami, Florida
Carmen Lopez
Oct 5, 1899 - April 1992
Isidro Lopez
Apr 18, 1897 - March 1985
Hialeah, Florida
Esther Lopez
Sep 15, 1907 - Oct 15, 1987
Miami, FL
Maria C Lopez
Mar 24, 1928 - Sep 14, 2009
Miami, Florida
Hugo Lopez
Nov 15, 1934 - Jan 18, 2006
Hialeah, FL
I J Lopez
Aug 27, 1951 - November 1998
Georgina Lopez
Jun 23, 1921 - May 27, 2006
Miami, FL

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