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August NowakAge: 79 years18821961

August Nowak
Given names
Birth February 19, 1882 34 33
Birth of a sisterAnna Nowak
September 16, 1884 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterEmma Nowak
September 16, 1884 (Age 2 years)

Death of a sisterEmma Nowak
June 11, 1887 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a brotherFerdinand Nowak
June 27, 1889 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 16 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://goo.gl/AZzZyH
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 33 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 34 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 35 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://goo.gl/nYVCtq
Death of a fatherKarl Nowak
August 29, 1923 (Age 41 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 47 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Death of a motherKaroline Schwarz
1938 (Age 55 years)

Death of a brotherKarl Nowak
April 1945 (Age 63 years)
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Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 59 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://goo.gl/QfFDwG
Death of a brotherHerrmann Nowak
November 16, 1951 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 67 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM
Death April 18, 1961 (Age 79 years)
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elder brother
-11 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Karl Nowak
Birth: April 13, 1877 29 28Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien
Death: April 1945Neuhammer, Sagan, Schlesien
5 years
August Nowak
Birth: February 19, 1882 34 33Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien
Death: April 18, 1961Leipzig, Leipzig, Sachsen
3 years
younger sister
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
Ferdinand Nowak
Birth: June 27, 1889 41 40Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien
Death: April 21, 1971Nordhausen, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND

  1. Generation 1
    1. August Nowak, son of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz, was born on February 19, 1882 in Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien and died on April 18, 1961 in Leipzig, Leipzig, Sachsen at the age of 79.