Donald M Ragghianti

11 November 1927–13 February 1977 (Age 49)
Washington, United States

The Life of Donald M

When Donald M Ragghianti was born on 11 November 1927, in Washington, United States, his father, Iacopo Ragghianti, was 43 and his mother, Amelia (Emilia) Luporini, was 24. He married Lorraine Ebert on 24 July 1948, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. He lived in Seattle, King, Washington, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1946. He died on 13 February 1977, in King, Washington, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Donald M Ragghianti
Lorraine Ebert
Marriage: 24 July 1948

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24 July 1948
Seattle, King, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 13

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.

Age 14

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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Sources (3)

  • Daniel Righinti in household of Jacobo Righinti, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Don Ragghianti, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Donald M Ragghianti, "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"

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