Youssef Darwich (1912 - 2001)

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Youssef Darwich
1912 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Youssef Darwich was born on January 1, 1912. He died on March 15, 2001 at 89 years of age. We know that Youssef Darwich had been residing in Van Nuys, Los Angeles County, California.


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Youssef Darwich died on March 15, 2001 at 89 years of age. He was born on January 1, 1912. We have no information about Youssef's immediate family. We know that Youssef Darwich had been residing in Van Nuys, Los Angeles County, California.
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1912 - 2001 World Events

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In 1912, in the year that Youssef Darwich was born, the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

In 1939, at the age of 27 years old, Youssef was alive when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1948, at the age of 36 years old, Youssef was alive when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1986, by the time he was 74 years old, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

In 1996, at the age of 84 years old, Youssef was alive when on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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Sami Assaad Darwich
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Jihad I. Darwich
Born: around 1979
Erika L. (Flores) Darwich
Born: around 1984
Mohamad A. Darwich
Born: around 1985
Syrita M. (Moore) Darwich
Born: around 1984
Najib I. Darwich
Born: around 1978
Chandra L. (Sellers) Darwich
Born: around 1974
Mohamad A. Darwich
Born: around 1986
Eloisa D. (Dominguez) Darwich
Born: around 1974
Alexaner N. Darwich Jr
Born: around 1955
Karen (Kennedy) Darwich
Born: around 1960
Joseph P Darwich
Born: around 1922
New Jersey, United States

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