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  (b. 21 April 1912 New York, USA   d. 16 April 1966 Rockville Centre, New York, USA )  

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James Thomas GAVIGAN was born 21 April 1912 in New York, USA

James Thomas GAVIGAN was the child of Joseph Lawrence GAVIGAN   and   Catherine (Katherine) HAGGERTY (HAGERTY) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Richard? GAVIGAN and Ann? NUGENT?

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James Thomas  married  Mabel Lorraine BEAN .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Mabel Lorraine BEAN  was born 24 December 1918 in Rockville Centre, New York, USA.  Mabel Lorraine died 28 November 1997 in Rockville Centre, New York, USA.  Mabel Lorraine was the child of Frederick Alexander BEAN and Mabel Clark SHERIDAN.

James Thomas GAVIGAN died 16 April 1966 in Rockville Centre, New York, USA.
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Mabel Lorraine BEAN was the child of Frederick Alexander BEAN and Mabel Clark SHERIDAN




Children of James Thomas GAVIGAN and Mabel Lorraine BEAN:

 male ancestor Unknown GAVIGAN (b.,   d. , )
m. Katherine NIMMICH 



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birth1912 Birth
21 April 1912
, New York, USA

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News1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship
1925 Hempstead, Nassau, New York
Name: James Gavigan
Birth Date: abt 1912
Birth Place: United States
Age: 13
Gender: Male
Residence Place: Hempstead, Nassau
Relationship: Son
Color or Race: White
Assembly District: 01
House Number: 12
Line Number: 34
Page Number: 15
Household Members:
Name Age
Joseph Gavigan 44
Katherine Gavigan 40
John Gavigan 16
James Gavigan 13

1925 New York State Census
Invention 1927 - The aerosol can is invented (Erik Rotheim, Norway)
News1929 - October 29 - Black Tuesday - Stock market crash - The Great Depression Begins - It lasted until 1941 (WW2)

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News1931 - March 3 – The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the United States National anthem
Invention 1934 - The metal beverage can is invented (American Can Co., United States)
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News1941 - December 8 - (the day after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor) United States declares war on Japan (WW2)
Invention The microwave oven was invented accidentally in 1945 by Percy Spencer, a Raytheon engineer. While testing a magnetron, he noticed microwaves melted a candy bar in his pocket. Experimenting further, he discovered microwaves could cook food quickly. Raytheon patented the process, and by 1947, they built the first commercial microwave oven, called the 'Radarange.' Initially used in commercial settings, microwaves became affordable for home use by the 1960s and 1970s, revolutionizing cooking.
News1945 - On September 2, 1945, World War II officially ended with the formal surrender of Japan. The surrender ceremony took place aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, where Japanese officials signed the Instrument of Surrender in the presence of Allied representatives, including General Douglas MacArthur and Admiral Chester Nimitz.
News1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea
News1953 - On July 27, 1953, the Korean War ended with the signing of an armistice agreement at Panmunjom. This ceasefire halted the conflict between North Korea, supported by China and the Soviet Union, and South Korea, backed by United Nations forces primarily from the United States. The agreement established the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) near the 38th parallel, effectively maintaining the pre-war boundary and creating a buffer zone between the two Koreas.
News1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon
News1962 - The Cuban Missile Crisis was a tense 13-day standoff in October 1962 between the United States and the Soviet Union over the installation of Soviet nuclear missiles in Cuba, just 90 miles from the U.S. coast. The crisis is considered the closest the Cold War came to escalating into a full-scale nuclear war. It began when American spy planes discovered the missiles, leading to a U.S. naval blockade of Cuba and intense negotiations. The crisis ended when Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev agreed to remove the missiles in exchange for the U.S. promising not to invade Cuba and secretly agreeing to remove American missiles from Turkey.
News 1963 - I Have a Dream Speech - Martin Luther King's Address at March on Washington August 28, 1963.
NewsIn 1963, on November 22, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, while riding in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza. The assassination shocked the nation and the world, leading to widespread mourning and a period of intense national introspection. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the 36th President of the United States shortly after Kennedy's death. The assassination sparked numerous conspiracy theories and investigations, with the Warren Commission ultimately concluding that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in the assassination. Kennedy's death had a profound impact on American politics and society, marking the end of an era often referred to as 'Camelot.'
death1966 Death
16 April 1966
Rockville Centre, New York, USA
Added: 7/8/2016 11:01:50 AM - Updated: 7/8/2016 11:17:18 AM
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