Leah Mendelson Greenberg

1927 - 1962

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Leah Mendelson Greenberg

1927 - 1962
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Grave site information of Leah Mendelson Greenberg (1927 - 1962) at Beth El Cemetery in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States from BillionGraves

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Leah Mendelson Greenberg

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Beth El Cemetery

4710-4798 South 84th Street
Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska
United States
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MollyM

October 27, 2011
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Anne Ryan

October 25, 2011

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Life timeline of Leah Mendelson Greenberg

1927
Leah Mendelson Greenberg was born in 1927
Leah Mendelson Greenberg was 12 years old when Adolf Hitler signs an order to begin the systematic euthanasia of mentally ill and disabled people. Adolf Hitler was a German politician, demagogue, and Pan-German revolutionary, who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer ("Leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As dictator, Hitler initiated World War II in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and was central to the Holocaust.
Leah Mendelson Greenberg was 18 years old when World War II: Combat ends in the Pacific Theater: The Japanese Instrument of Surrender is signed by Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu and accepted aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia-Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and Asia. It was fought over a vast area that included the Pacific Ocean and islands, the South West Pacific, South-East Asia, and in China.
Leah Mendelson Greenberg was 26 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
Leah Mendelson Greenberg died in 1962 at the age of 35
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