Harry L. Hoopy

28 Nov 1870 - 24 Aug 1917

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Harry L. Hoopy

28 Nov 1870 - 24 Aug 1917
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Grave site information of Harry L. Hoopy (28 Nov 1870 - 24 Aug 1917) at Enola Cemetery in East Pennsboro, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States from BillionGraves

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Harry L. Hoopy

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Enola Cemetery

249-265 North Enola Drive
East Pennsboro, Cumberland, Pennsylvania
United States
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August 6, 2015
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August 6, 2015

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Life timeline of Harry L. Hoopy

1870
Harry L. Hoopy was born on 28 Nov 1870
Harry L. Hoopy was 17 years old when The Great Blizzard of 1888 struck the northeastern United States, producing snowdrifts in excess of 50 ft (15 m) and confining some people to their houses for up to a week. The Great Blizzard of 1888 or Great Blizzard of '88 was one of the most severe recorded blizzards in the history of the United States of America. The storm, referred to as the Great White Hurricane, paralyzed the East Coast from the Chesapeake Bay to Maine, as well as the Atlantic provinces of Canada. Snowfalls of 10 to 58 inches fell in parts of New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut, and sustained winds of more than 45 miles per hour (72 km/h) produced snowdrifts in excess of 50 feet (15 m). Railroads were shut down, and people were confined to their houses for up to a week. Railway and telegraph lines were disabled, and this provided the impetus to move these pieces of infrastructure underground. Emergency services were also affected.
Harry L. Hoopy was 21 years old when Thomas Edison patents the motion picture camera. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Harry L. Hoopy was 35 years old when Albert Einstein publishes his first paper on the special theory of relativity. Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He is best known to the general public for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2, which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation". He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect", a pivotal step in the development of quantum theory.
Harry L. Hoopy died on 24 Aug 1917 at the age of 46
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