Ignace Lee Amann

1906–1988 (Age 81)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Ignace Lee

Ignace Lee Amann was born on 20 June 1906, in New York City, New York, United States. He married Jane Henrietta Dunnock Brewer about 1940, in Maryland, United States. He died on 15 January 1988, in Talbot, Maryland, United States, at the age of 81.

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Ignace Lee Amann
1906–1988
Jane Henrietta Dunnock Brewer
1909–1987
Marriage: about 1940

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1940
Maryland, United States

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1913 · The Woolworth Building Opens as the Tallest Building in the World

Age 7

At 792 feet above Broadway, the Woolworth Building became the tallest building in the world and held the record for 17 years. The Woolworth Building was overshadowed by the Chrysler Building at 1,046 feet in 1930 and the Empire State Building at 1,454 feet in 1931. Retailer and mogul Frank W. Woolworth commissioned the Woolworth Building in 1910 with the intent of his namesake building to be the tallest in the world. The 13 million dollar project was financed in cash by Woolworth which allowed him freedoms in the design and construction of the ornate, gothic building. An opening ceremony was held on April 24, 1913 at which President Woodrow Wilson pressed a button from the White House and lit the historic building in New York City.
1929

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Ammann .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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