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Herbert Reiber1902

Herbert Reiber
Given names
Birth July 1902 25 25

Birth of a brotherErnst Reiber
July 1902

Death of a maternal grandmotherEmma Alf
1907 (Age 4 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 13 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 14 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 15 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
Birth of a sisterRose Emma Babeth Reiber
March 3, 1919 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 27 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 fatherWilhelm August Ernst Reiber
December 24, 1936 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 39 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 motherPaulina Augusta Anna Rauhut
October 22, 1948 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 47 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 of a sisterRose Emma Babeth Reiber
1986 (Age 83 years)

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Marriage: August 8, 1900Nürnberg, Mittelfranken, Bayern, DEUTSCHLAND
19 years
younger sister
-18 years
elder sister
18 months
twin brother
1 month

  1. Generation 1
    1. Herbert Reiber, son of Wilhelm August Ernst Reiber and Paulina Augusta Anna Rauhut, was born in July 1902.