Otto Harry Boula

10 December 1907–17 November 1994 (Age 86)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Otto Harry

Otto Harry Boula was born on 10 December 1907, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States as the son of Joseph Boula and Matilda Bilek. He married Ailene Marcie Baker on 12 March 1972, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States. He died on 17 November 1994, in Lancaster, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Otto Harry Boula
Ailene Marcie Baker
Marriage: 12 March 1972

Spouse and Children

12 March 1972
Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Boula


    Matilda Bilek




World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 12

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.
1930 · The First Planetarium in the Western Hemisphere

Age 23

The Adler Planetarium was founded by Max Adler as a public museum dedicated to the study of astronomy and astrophysics. It was the first planetarium in the United States and is part of Chicago's Museum Campus. The Adler is home to three theaters, a space science exhibition, and a collection of scientific instruments and printed materials. The Adler also is home to one of the only research-active, public urban observatories.

Name Meaning

Frisian: status name for a peasant or land worker or a nickname meaning ‘neighbor’ ( see Dutch Bouman ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Otto Harry Boula, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Otto Harry Boula, "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940"
  • Otto Harry Boula, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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