Carolyn Julia Palechewski

18 August 1918–15 July 1994 (Age 75)
North Dakota, United States

The Life of Carolyn Julia

When Carolyn Julia Palechewski was born on 18 August 1918, in North Dakota, United States, her father, Casper Palezewski, was 45 and her mother, Elisa Toro, was 43. She died on 15 July 1994, in Arroyo Grande, San Luis Obispo, California, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Charles W. Virden
1921–2011
Carolyn Julia Palechewski
1918–1994

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Casper Palezewski

    Male1873–Male

    Elisa Toro

    Female1875–1919Female

siblings

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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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1934 · Alcatraz Island Becomes Federal Penitentiary

Age 16

Alcatraz Island officially became Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on August 11, 1934. The island is situated in the middle of frigid water and strong currents of the San Francisco Bay, which deemed it virtually inescapable. Alcatraz became known as the toughest prison in America and was seen as a “last resort prison.” Therefore, Alcatraz housed some of America’s most notorious prisoners such as Al Capone and Robert Franklin Stroud. Due to the exorbitant cost of running the prison, and the deterioration of the buildings due to salt spray, Alcatraz Island closed as a penitentiary on March 21, 1963. 
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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  • Carolyn Julia Virden, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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