Veronica Balandis (1893 - 1977)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Veronica Balandis’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Veronica so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Veronica’s biography.

Veronica Balandis Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Veronica Balandis and her immediate Balandis family. Add to Veronica Balandis's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Veronica.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Veronica Balandis? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Brooklyn, Kings County, New York

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Veronica finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Veronica attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Veronica did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Veronica Balandis is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Veronica's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Veronica's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Veronica a religious woman? Add Veronica’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Veronica during various points of her life.

Timeline

1893 - In the year that Veronica Balandis was born, on May 5th, a crash on the New York Stock Exchange started a depression that lasted 4 years. It was the beginning of the Panic of 1893.

1912 - Veronica was 19 years old when the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

1924 - At the age of 31 years old, Veronica was alive when on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

1939 - Veronica was 46 years old when in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

1977 - In the year of Veronica Balandis's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

Veronica Balandis Family Tree

Who was Veronica’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Veronica’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Veronica's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Veronica Balandis
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Veronica's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Veronica Balandis is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Veronica Balandis died in November 1977 at age 84. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on January 13, 1893. We have no information about Veronica's family or relationships. We know that Veronica Balandis had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York.

Memories

What do you remember about Veronica Balandis? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Veronica is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Veronica Balandis

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources