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Klara Schmidt1911

Klara Schmidt
Given names
Birth April 23, 1911

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 4 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 5 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 6 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
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 18 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
Birth of a son
Dieter Franzke
September 4, 1942 (Age 31 years)

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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 30 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
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 38 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 sonDieter Franzke
September 24, 1956 (Age 45 years)

Death of a husbandKarl Franzke
July 8, 1988 (Age 77 years)


  1. Generation 1
    1. Klara Schmidt was born on April 23, 1911.

      Children of Klara Schmidt and Karl Franzke:

      1. Dieter Franzke (19421956)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Dieter Franzke, son of Karl Franzke and Klara Schmidt, was born on September 4, 1942 and died on September 24, 1956 at the age of 14.