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Willard L Osterheldt (1919 - 1994)

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Willard L Osterheldt
1919 - 1994
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November 4, 1919
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November 7, 1994
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73132
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Willard L Osterheldt was born on November 4, 1919. He died on November 7, 1994 at 75 years of age. We know that Willard L Osterheldt had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73132.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Willard L Osterheldt passed away on November 7, 1994 at 75 years of age. He was born on November 4, 1919. There is no information about Willard's surviving family. We know that Willard L Osterheldt had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73132.
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In 1919, in the year that Willard L Osterheldt was born, in the summer and early autumn, race riots erupted in 26 U.S. cities, resulting in hundreds of deaths and even more people being badly hurt. In most cases, African-Americans were the victims. It was called the "Red Summer". Men who were returning from World War I needed jobs and there was competition for those jobs among the races. Tension was heightened by the use by many companies of blacks as strikebreakers.

In 1941, when he was 22 years old, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1966, he was 47 years old when 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.

In 1984, Willard was 65 years old when on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

In 1994, in the year of Willard L Osterheldt's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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