Wayne Delap (1920 - 1986)

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Wayne Delap
1920 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Wayne Delap was born on November 23, 1920. He died in August 1986 at 65 years of age. We know that Wayne Delap had been residing in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York 12309.


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Wayne Delap died in August 1986 at 65 years old. He was born on November 23, 1920. There is no information about Wayne's family. We know that Wayne Delap had been residing in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York 12309.
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In 1920, in the year that Wayne Delap was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1947, Wayne was 27 years old when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1953, at the age of 33 years old, Wayne was alive when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

In 1970, he was 50 years old when on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

In 1986, in the year of Wayne Delap's passing, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

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