Bernard ZImmerman

July 1869–5 June 1954 (Age 84)
Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life of Bernard

Bernard ZImmerman was born in July 1869, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States as the son of Margarett Wenzlick. He died on 5 June 1954, in his hometown, at the age of 84.

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Bernard ZImmerman
1869–1954
Margaret Finkler
1863–1945

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Americanized or Jewish spelling of Zimmermann .

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

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