Michael Gaal

Male8 August 1903–May 1985

Brief Life History of Michael

When Michael Gaal was born on 8 August 1903, in New Jersey, United States, his father, Michael Gaal, was 21 and his mother, Irene Horvath, was 19. He had at least 1 son with Anna Lucas. He lived in Passaic, New Jersey, United States in 1920 and Passaic, Passaic, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. He died in May 1985, in Clifton, Passaic, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Saint Michaels Cemetery, Lodi Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States.

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Sources (5)

  • Michael Gaal, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Michael Gaal, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mike Gaal, "United States Census, 1930"

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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.


Age 8

The Standard Oil Company had reached a point of almost complete monopoly, managing over 90% of oil flows in the United States. The Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was a large, integrated association that produced, transported, refined, and marketed the product. In 1911, the Supreme Court declared that the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. As a result, it was split into 34 smaller companies.


Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Hungarian Geza, Imre, Laszlo, Mihaly, Sandor, Zoltan, Arpad, Attila, Ferenc, Gyula, Jozsef, Miklos.

Hungarian: variant of Gál (see Gal ).

Dutch: from the personal name Gaal, a cognate of Galle 2.

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

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