William Petrarca (1911 - 1974)

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William Petrarca
1911 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
William Petrarca was born on October 15, 1911. He died in February 1974 at 62 years of age. We know that William Petrarca had been residing in Scottdale, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 15683.

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William Petrarca died in February 1974 at 62 years of age. He was born on October 15, 1911. We are unaware of information about William's family. We know that William Petrarca had been residing in Scottdale, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 15683.
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In 1911, in the year that William Petrarca was born, the first use of aircraft as an offensive weapon occurred in the Turkish-Italian War. First used for aerial reconnaissance alone, planes were then used in aerial combat to shoot down recon planes. In World War I, planes and zeppelins evolved for use in bombing.

In 1932, William was 21 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1948, he was 37 years old when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1961, by the time he was 50 years old, on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

In 1974, in the year of William Petrarca's passing, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

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