William Coenen (1897 - 1965)

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William Coenen
1897 - 1965
updated February 06, 2019
William Coenen was born on April 6, 1897. He died in January 1965 at 67 years old. We know that William Coenen had been residing in Wisconsin.

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William Coenen died in January 1965 at age 67. He was born on April 6, 1897. There is no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Coenen had been residing in Wisconsin.
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1897 - 1965 World Events

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In 1897, in the year that William Coenen was born, on March 4th, William McKinley became the 25th President of the United States. He had beaten William Jennings Bryan in the 1896 election by 51% to 46.7% in the popular vote. Six months into his second term as President, McKinley was assassinated.

In 1914, by the time he was 17 years old, in only his second big-screen appearance, Charlie Chaplin played the Little Tramp, his most famous character. The silent film was made in January and released the following year. Of the character, Chaplin said: "On the way to the wardrobe I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. I wanted everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large." The moustache was added to age his 24-year-old face without masking his expressions.

In 1948, at the age of 51 years old, William was alive when 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 1958, at the age of 61 years old, William was alive when on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1965, in the year of William Coenen's passing, from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

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Norbert Coenen
Jun 18, 1903 - March 1972
Neenah, Wisconsin
Clarence Coenen
May 8, 1918 - September 1982
Menasha, Wisconsin
Peter Coenen
Jul 17, 1905 - April 1976
Two Rivers, Wisconsin
George Coenen
Apr 15, 1904 - May 1984
Two Rivers, Wisconsin
Benedict A Coenen
Jun 19, 1907 - Apr 25, 1990
Mishicot, WI
Leona Coenen
Apr 2, 1910 - September 1983
Two Rivers, Wisconsin
Arthur Coenen
Jan 20, 1907 - August 1985
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Arleen Coenen
Dec 7, 1921 - Jan 13, 2005
Appleton, WI
Roy A Coenen
Nov 2, 1949 - Feb 9, 2003
Dennis Coenen
Aug 12, 1960 - May 1980
Gregory M Coenen
Jul 21, 1963 - Oct 30, 1998
Regina Coenen
Jan 14, 1911 - Oct 14, 2007
De Pere, WI
Scott L Coenen
Jun 8, 1961 - Apr 12, 1996
Henry Coenen
Jul 31, 1903 - August 1981
Kaukauna, Wisconsin
Raymond J Coenen
Jul 8, 1910 - Mar 24, 1991
Clement Coenen
Nov 23, 1913 - January 1978
De Pere, Wisconsin
Peter G Coenen
Oct 24, 1902 - Aug 9, 1991
Otto Coenen
Sep 4, 1909 - December 1983
Little Chute, Wisconsin
John Coenen
Died: November 1961
George Coenen
Jul 13, 1889 - November 1977
Little Chute, Wisconsin

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