Walter J Kwolek (1914 - 2005)

Walter J Kwolek
1914 - 2005
updated February 06, 2019
Walter J Kwolek was born on September 24, 1914. He died on October 10, 2005 at age 91. We know that Walter J Kwolek had been residing in Winter Haven, Polk County, Florida 33884.

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Walter J Kwolek passed away on October 10, 2005 at age 91. He was born on September 24, 1914. There is no information about Walter's family. We know that Walter J Kwolek had been residing in Winter Haven, Polk County, Florida 33884.
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In 1914, in the year that Walter J Kwolek was born, in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

In 1934, by the time he was 20 years old, on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1948, when he was 34 years old, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1967, by the time he was 53 years old, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

In 1988, Walter was 74 years old when on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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Jun 21, 1920 - Jun 16, 2007
Feb 7, 1919 - Nov 28, 1994

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Sep 28, 1910 - Mar 9, 2001
Jan 12, 1891 - August 1983
Aug 29, 1920 - Mar 1, 2011
Jan 21, 1920 - Apr 4, 1999
Mar 31, 1920 - May 9, 2011
Jan 9, 1899 - February 1976
Apr 19, 1918 - Jan 12, 2010
May 13, 1912 - Apr 17, 1996
May 6, 1922 - Nov 29, 1994
Jul 9, 1923 - Dec 3, 2010
Jan 5, 1922 - Mar 16, 1995
Mar 30, 1922 - April 1965
Jan 21, 1960 - Mar 29, 2002
Nov 29, 1929 - Jun 3, 1995
Sep 7, 1934 - Apr 24, 2009
May 13, 1897 - June 1969
Apr 18, 1905 - March 1976
Sep 20, 1922 - Aug 26, 1997
Jun 16, 1927 - Jun 12, 2007
Aug 7, 1958 - Oct 5, 1997

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Oct 29, 1918 - Nov 14, 2002
Nov 1, 1920 - Mar 22, 1989
Apr 1, 1923 - June 1975
May 23, 1913 - July 1990
Jul 12, 1921 - May 29, 2006
Dec 14, 1920 - Feb 12, 1999
Sep 26, 1920 - Sep 26, 2008
Jul 4, 1919 - Jan 29, 2003
Oct 6, 1917 - Oct 11, 1995
Jan 26, 1909 - Feb 13, 1990
Jan 11, 1921 - June 1984
Mar 21, 1922 - May 27, 1997
Apr 5, 1919 - Dec 16, 1991
May 26, 1904 - May 1977
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