Robert Thomas ( Bob ) Nowack

3 March 1939–1 February 1985 (Age 45)
Kitchener, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Robert Thomas ( Bob )

When Robert Thomas ( Bob ) Nowack was born on 3 March 1939, in Kitchener, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, his father, Thomas Charles Nowack, was 33 and his mother, Vera Mable Grace Billings, was 27. He died on 1 February 1985, in his hometown, at the age of 45.

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Thomas Charles Nowack
Vera Mable Grace Billings
Robert Thomas ( Bob ) Nowack

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World Events (4)

1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 4

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike

Age 16

From 1955-1956, around 17,000 workers for General Motors went on strike. They wanted a pay raise, more secure working conditions, and a health plan half paid by General Motors. The strike lasted 148 days.
1965 · Postal Worker Strike

Age 26

In 1965, 10,000 postal workers in Ontario and other places around Canada went on strike for higher wages.

Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): Germanized spelling of Czech and Slovak Novak or Polish Nowak .

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

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