Edward Martin Selig

30 October 1937–25 January 2007 (Age 69)
Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Edward Martin

When Edward Martin Selig was born on 30 October 1937, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, his father, Jack Maurice Selig, was 26 and his mother, Genevieve Marie Heidelberger, was 21. He died on 25 January 2007, in his hometown, at the age of 69.

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World Events (8)

Age 4
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms
Age 4
President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act
Age 19
With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.

Name Meaning

1 South German: nickname for a person with a cheerful disposition, from Middle High German selig ‘happy’, ‘fortunate’, or a variant of Salge 2.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Zelik ‘fortunate’, ‘blessed’.

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

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  • US Find A Grave Index

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