George Thomas Albert

5 August 1917–20 December 2011 (Age 94)
Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

The Life of George Thomas

George Thomas Albert was born on 5 August 1917 as the son of Thomas Henry Albert. He lived in Bronx, Bronx, New York, United States in 1930. He died on 20 December 2011, at the age of 94.

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George Thomas Albert
1917–2011
Mary Anne Driscoll
1917–2014

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    Thomas Henry Albert

    Male1886–1937Male

siblings

(6)

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 25

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Very distinguished. The Gaelic form is Ailbeart. Bertie is an abbreviation of Albert. Halbert is another spelling of Albert. Halbert was not an uncommon name in Scotland in the 16th and 17th centuries. Aubertin is a French diminutive of Aubert, a name derived from Albert or Albrecht.

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