William L Jacob (1920 - 2004)

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William L Jacob
1920 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
William L Jacob was born on February 17, 1920. He died on November 26, 2004 at 84 years old. We know that William L Jacob had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York 11209.


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William L Jacob died on November 26, 2004 at 84 years old. He was born on February 17, 1920. We have no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William L Jacob had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York 11209.
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In 1920, in the year that William L Jacob was born, Italian born factory worker Nicola Sacco and fish peddler Bartolomeo Vanzetti were picked up by police on May 5th in connection with the April 15th murder and robbery of a guard and a paymaster at the Slater and Morrill Shoe Company in South Braintree, Mass. Although in later years they were thought to be innocent, they were anarchists and were convicted of the crime and put to death.

In 1942, at the age of 22 years old, William was alive when on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1955, when he was 35 years old, in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1978, when he was 58 years old, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

In 1993, William was 73 years old when on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Other William Jacobs

William Henry Jacob
Died: Oct 10, 1917
William George Jacob
around 1897 - Jun 10, 1917
William J Jacob
Born: around 1927
Ohio, United States
William K Jacob
Born: around 1925
New Jersey, United States
William P Jacob
Born: around 1855
New York, United States
William C Jacob
Born: around 1922
Washington, United States
William F Jacob
Born: around 1926
United States
William Jacob
Born: around 1915
Ohio, United States
William W Jacob
Born: around 1917
United States
William F Jacob
Born: around 1925
District Of Columbia, United States
William L Jacob
Born: around 1923
United States
William C Jr Jacob
Born: around 1921
Virginia, United States
William L Jacob
Born: around 1916
Pennsylvania, United States
William G Jacob
Born: around 1921
New York, United States
William J Jacob
Born: around 1919
New Jersey, United States
William Q Jacob
Born: around 1924
California, United States
William H Jacob
Born: around 1921
Illinois, United States
William M Jacob
Born: around 1916
Connecticut, United States
William Allan Jacob
Died: 1949
Bunyip, Australia
William Jacob
1884 - 1947
Bunyip, Australia

Other Jacobs

Ronald E Jacob
Oct 26, 1935 - Feb 9, 1996
Maugansville, MD
Irene Jacob
Jun 13, 1932 - Jan 31, 2010
Clairton, PA
Helen Jacob
May 30, 1894 - February 1980
Monessen, PA
Howard W Jacob
Feb 21, 1969 - Dec 7, 1999
Philadelphia, PA
Isabel M Jacob
May 13, 1911 - Feb 27, 2010
Philadelphia, PA
Henry Jacob
Feb 12, 1887 - February 1972
Philip Jacob
Jan 14, 1904 - December 1968
August H Jacob
Nov 18, 1899 - Mar 24, 1999
Plano, TX
Mary M Jacob
Jul 17, 1909 - Apr 22, 1994
Langhorne, PA
Bernard T Jacob
Jun 12, 1912 - Nov 9, 2003
Lansdale, PA
Julian Jacob
Apr 3, 1891 - September 1965
Grace G Jacob
Jan 29, 1918 - Jul 6, 1996
John Jacob
May 29, 1920 - Aug 29, 1992
Effort, PA
Barbara W Jacob
Feb 9, 1912 - Oct 23, 1997
Mc Donald, PA
Verda Jacob
Nov 19, 1894 - August 1983
Pottstown, PA
Michael N Jacob
Dec 15, 1969 - Jun 25, 1995
Betty M Jacob
Sep 15, 1910 - Aug 18, 1999
Honolulu, HI
Julia Jacob
Nov 14, 1915 - Aug 12, 1990
McKeesport, PA
Dolores J Jacob
Dec 10, 1926 - Feb 15, 2011
New Eagle, PA
Nancy J Jacob
Sep 6, 1937 - Nov 21, 2005
Hagerstown, MD

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Joseph H White
Jun 11, 1918 - May 15, 1985
Colfax, WV
Bertha Trabert
Mar 17, 1920 - September 1983
Johnstown, PA
Mary Schultz
Oct 9, 1919 - April 1977
Agnes Conway
Jan 18, 1917 - February 1982
Johnstown, PA
Nicholas Lugar
Jan 27, 1921 - October 1985
Johnstown, PA
Robert M Stewart
Aug 15, 1910 - Mar 26, 1993
Apollo, PA
Norma B Riley
Oct 17, 1916 - Sep 4, 2001
Sewickley, PA
R Plummer
Jun 14, 1914 - June 1970
Philadelphia, PA
Jack E Keiser
Sep 18, 1920 - Oct 25, 2002
Johnstown, PA
Helen v Cookson
Nov 27, 1917 - Oct 22, 1995
Hayward, CA
Clarence Rosenberger
Aug 30, 1911 - August 1983
Templeton, PA
Harold E Davis
Oct 24, 1915 - Mar 22, 2004
Erie, PA
Frank A Bennett
Feb 2, 1918 - Aug 16, 1999
Brownsville, PA
Louisa Woods
Jun 8, 1907 - August 1973
Brownsville, PA
Edward J Skovira
Mar 19, 1915 - May 24, 1988
Hebron, IN
Amelia Charles
Sep 15, 1914 - Jan 31, 1991
Michael Vuynovich
Jul 30, 1912 - April 1970
Joseph Cuteri
Apr 26, 1921 - May 28, 2011
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Herbert G Breitinger
May 18, 1920 - Mar 28, 2006
McKeesport, PA
Josephine Petraglia
Jul 4, 1920 - Feb 20, 1995
Pittsburgh, PA
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