William G Diaz (1915 - 1982)

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William G Diaz
1915 - 1982
February 24, 1915
August 24, 1982
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Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10455
William G Diaz was born on February 24, 1915. He died on August 24, 1982 at 67 years old. We know that William G Diaz had been residing in Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10455.
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Calverton National Cemetery Section 6 Site 810 210 Princeton Boulevard - Rt 25, in Calverton, New York 11933
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William G Diaz died on August 24, 1982 at age 67. He was buried in Calverton National Cemetery Section 6 Site 810, Calverton, New York . He was born on February 24, 1915. There is no information about William's immediate family. We know that William G Diaz had been residing in Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10455.

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In 1915, in the year that William G Diaz was born, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1959, he was 44 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1966, he was 51 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 1979, William was 64 years old when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1982, in the year of William G Diaz's passing, on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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