John James Richie Sr.

25 September 1918–15 June 2006 (Age 87)
Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States

The Life of John James

When John James Richie Sr. was born on 25 September 1918, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States, his father, John G Richie, was 26 and his mother, Helen S Lepinski, was 20. He died on 15 June 2006, in Longview, Cowlitz, Washington, United States, at the age of 87.

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John James Richie Sr.
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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1919 · Seattle General Strike

Age 1

The Seattle general strike was a five day strike in 1919, where around 65,000 workers began striking for higher wages. This happened two years after WWI  wage controls.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant spelling of Ritchie .2 Americanized spelling of the Swiss family names Rütschi, Rütsche, or Rüetschi ( see Ritchey ).

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

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  • John J Richie in household of John Richie, "United States Census, 1920"

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