Walter Troski (1885 - 1966)

A photo of Walter Troski
Add photo
Walter Troski
1885 - 1966
September 17, 1885
August 1966
Last Known Residence
Hamden, New Haven County, Connecticut 06514
Walter Troski was born on September 17, 1885. He died in August 1966 at 80 years old. We know that Walter Troski had been residing in Hamden, New Haven County, Connecticut 06514.
1 Follower
Updated: May 20, 2021
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Walter Troski. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Walter's life.
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Walter is always remembered.
Update biography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Walter's life so that he is always remembered.

Walter Troski
Most commonly known as
Walter Troski
Full name
Did Walter go by other names?
Other names or aliases
Hamden, New Haven County, Connecticut 06514
Last known residence
Walter Troski was born on
Walter Troski died in
There is no cause of death listed for Walter.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Walter Troski?
Burial / Funeral

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Walter's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Walter born and where did he live?


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


Was Walter a religious man?


Was Walter baptized?


Share what Walter did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Walter's life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Did Walter serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Walter Troski?
View other bios of people named Walter Troski
Walter's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Troski family tree.

Walter's Family Tree

Walter Troski Walter Troski


Friends can be as close as family. Add Walter's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

There are no photos of Walter Troski! Please share photos of Walter and the Troski family.


Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Walter.


Share Walter's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Walter Troski died in August 1966 at 80 years of age. He was born on September 17, 1885. We are unaware of information about Walter's immediate family. We know that Walter Troski had been residing in Hamden, New Haven County, Connecticut 06514.

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Walter's lifetime.

In 1885, in the year that Walter Troski was born, on January 24th, the Fenians - Irish Nationalists - set off dynamite bombs in the House of Commons chamber, Westminster Hall, and the Tower of London. Four civilians and two policemen were injured.

In 1894, when he was only 9 years old, on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

In 1901, at the age of 16 years old, Walter was alive when the first Nobel Prizes were awarded. Chemist and engineer Alfred Nobel, who died in 1896, had provided in his will for prizes in physics, chemistry, and physiology or medicine, who have produced the most distinguished literary work of an idealist tendency, and who have contributed the most toward world peace. The winners in 1901 were: Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen for physics, Jacobus Henricus van't Hoff for chemistry, Emil Adolf von Behring for physiology or medicine, Sully Prudhomme for literature, and Jean Henry Dunant and Frédéric Passy for peace.

In 1951, he was 66 years old when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1966, in the year of Walter Troski's passing, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

Other Walter Troskis

Other Troskis

Other Biographies

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later." Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends. These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top