Benedikt Zdesar

1 April 1876–24 June 1953 (Age 77)
Slovenia, Yugoslavia

The Life of Benedikt

When Benedikt Zdesar was born on 1 April 1876, in Slovenia, Yugoslavia, his father, James zdesar, was 36 and his mother, ursula Beèan, was 29. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Marija "Mary" Hodnik. He lived in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 24 June 1953, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

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Benedikt Zdesar
Marija "Mary" Hodnik
Mary Ann Zdesar
Frank Zdesar
Benedict Joseph Dasher
Dorothy Zdesar

Spouse and Children


    Marija "Mary" Hodnik





    Frank Zdesar


    Benedict Joseph Dasher


    Dorothy Zdesar


Parents and Siblings

    James zdesar


    ursula Beèan




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · Cleveland School of Art

Age 6

Originally called the Western Reserve School of Design for Women, the Cleveland School of Art is a co-educational school that has highlighted its students works in different arts and designs. After World War II, the school began offering a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and soon after became the Cleveland Institute of Art. The school today offers 17 different artistic programs all year long.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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Sources (3)

  • Benedikt Idesar, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Benedict Zdzank, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Benedict Zdesar, "United States Census, 1930"

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