William Oberbrockling (born 1903)

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William Oberbrockling
1903 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
William Oberbrockling was born on August 21, 1903.

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In 1903, in the year that William Oberbrockling was born, the Harley-Davidson Motor Company was begun by two childhood friends, William Harley and Arthur Davidson - with help from Arthur's brother, Walter. Their first prototype - a "motor-bicycle" - couldn't climb hills without also pedaling, so they went back to the drawing board, and in 1904 their new version came in 4th in a race. Harley-Davidson and Indian Motorcycle Manufacturing Company were the only two major motorcycle companies to survive the Great Depression.

In 1910, the Mexican revolution began. Dictator Porfirio Díaz had ruled for 35 years and was nationally unpopular. When elections were held in 1910 and a rigged election kept Diaz in office. The uprising began - and lasted for another 10 years.

In 1953, actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

In 1977, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1990, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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Joseph Oberbrockling
Born: May 18, 1905
Emma Oberbrockling
Born: Jun 15, 1901
Margaret Oberbrockling
Jun 24, 1867 - Jul 13, 1941
Josephine Oberbrockling
Born: Aug 25, 1910
Bernard Oberbrockling
Oct 13, 1899 - Dec 27, 1976
Rose Oberbrockling
Born: May 12, 1895
Henry Oberbrockling
Jan 29, 1896 - Jun 24, 1990
Irene Marie Oberbrockling
Jul 9, 1914 - Jun 24, 2008
Elgin, Nebraska
James E. Oberbrockling
Born: around 1946
TX
David P. Oberbrockling
Born: around 1952
TX
Sharon G. (Beagle) Oberbrockling
Born: around 1946
TX
Micheal J. Oberbrockling
Born: around 1963
TX
Candace L. (Wills) Oberbrockling
Born: around 1964
TX
Bernard J. Oberbrockling Iii
Born: around 1963
TX
John P. Oberbrockling
Born: around 1966
TX
Rebecca (Martinez) Oberbrockling
Born: around 1970
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Born: May 18, 1905
Emma Oberbrockling
Born: Jun 15, 1901
Margaret Oberbrockling
Jun 24, 1867 - Jul 13, 1941
Josephine Oberbrockling
Born: Aug 25, 1910
Bernard Oberbrockling
Oct 13, 1899 - Dec 27, 1976
Rose Oberbrockling
Born: May 12, 1895
Henry Oberbrockling
Jan 29, 1896 - Jun 24, 1990
Ernest Marks
Born: Feb 15, 1918
Walter Marks
Born: July 1915
Henry John Roth
Born: July 1910
David Brantley Haney
Born: Feb 20, 1842
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