Edwin Hicks Van Deusen
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Isaac Van Deusen
Isaac Van Deusen
1829 - 1918
Josephine Hicks
Josephine Hicks
1835 - 1921
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He graduated from the Philadelphia High School in 1877, and from the Medical Department of the University of Pennsylvania in 1880, since which date he practiced medicine uninterruptedly except from March 1881, to July, 1882 when he was assistant superintendent of Troy Farm.  Played baseball with the Germantown junior team from 1875 to 1881 and played on the University of Pennsylvania team in 1878.

1880


Age: 19y
1880 • France annexes Tahiti.

1884


Sep 25
Age: 24y
1884 • The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.

1891


Jul 10
Age: 31y
1891 Otsu Incident: Tsesarevich Nikolay Alexandrovich (the future Czar Nicholas II) of Russia survives an assassination attempt while visiting Japan.

1906


Jul 31
Age: 46y

1915


Age: 54y

1920


Age: 59y
1920 • Germany and Bolshevist Russia agree to the exchange of prisoners of war.

1930


Age: 69y
1930 R. B. Bennett takes office as the eleventh Prime Minister of Canada.

1940


Age: 79y
Edwin Van Deusen - 1940 United States Federal Census

residence


Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA ⇓
Edwin lists his occupation as a medical doctor in a private practice.
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1940 • The Cleveland Indians, behind Bob Feller's Opening Day no-hitter, defeat the Chicago White Sox, 1-0.

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