William R Diaz (1908 - 1990)

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Rafael Angel Colon Diaz

Rafael Angel Colon Diaz

Ana Maria Diaz Nieves

Ana Maria Diaz Nieves

Gloria Jean Diaz

Gloria Jean Diaz

Roberto Rivera Diaz

Roberto Rivera Diaz

Alicia Diaz Monger

Alicia Diaz Monger

Alfonso Nieves-Diaz

Alfonso Nieves-Diaz

Ricardo Diaz

Ricardo Diaz

Caridad Rudy

Caridad Rudy

Lito M Diaz

Lito M Diaz

Lito M Diaz

Lito M Diaz

Alicia M. (Diaz) Monger

Alicia M. (Diaz) Monger

Arturo Diaz Pagan family

Arturo Diaz Pagan family

Sara Diaz

Sara Diaz

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Rafael Angel Colon Diaz Ana Maria Diaz Nieves Gloria Jean Diaz Roberto Rivera Diaz

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1908 - In the year that William R Diaz was born, the Federal Bureau of Investigation was established as the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States; it simultaneously served as the nation's prime federal law enforcement agency. Stanley Finch was the first Chief (now called Director).

1921 - William was merely 13 years old when hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

1943 - He was 35 years old when on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

1987 - When he was 79 years old, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

1990 - In the year of William R Diaz's passing, 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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William R Diaz died on September 4, 1990 at 81 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for William. He was born on November 8, 1908. There is no information about William's immediate family.

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