Arthur Lewis (1921 - 1989)

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Arthur Lewis
1921 - 1989
updated September 09, 2019
Arthur Lewis, father to 3 children, was born on December 21, 1921 in Los Angeles, California. He was born to Charles Arthur White Lewis and Mattie Elsie (Burr) Lewis, with siblings Sadie, Jessie, Harold, Elsie, and Elnore. He married Dorothy Mae (Lohlein) Lewis, and they gave birth to James Arthur Lewis, Jerry Lewis, and John Lewis. Arthur died on September 22, 1989 in Anaheim, California at 67 years old.


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Arthur Lewis was born on in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California United States


Arthur Lewis died on in Anaheim, Orange County, California United States

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riverside national cemetery, sect 14 1284, in riverside, riverside county, California us



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Anaheim, Orange County, California


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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: CPL
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Sadie Lewis
Born: around 1915
Jessie Lewis
Born: around 1916
Harold Lewis
Born: around 1925
Elsie Lewis
Born: Apr 12, 1930
Elnore Lewis
Born: Apr 12, 1930

Arthur Lewis & Dorothy Mae (Lohlein) Lewis


Dorothy Mae (Lohlein) Lewis
Oct 11, 1922 - May 22, 2011
Terre Haute, IN


James Arthur Lewis
Mar 21, 1943 - Apr 25, 1988
Hudson, MA


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Arthur Lewis, father to 3 children, passed away on September 22, 1989 in Anaheim, California at 67 years old. He was buried in riverside national cemetery, riverside, California us. He was born on December 21, 1921 in Los Angeles, California. He was born to Charles Arthur White Lewis and Mattie Elsie (Burr) Lewis, with siblings Sadie, Jessie, Harold, Elsie, and Elnore. Arthur married Dorothy Mae (Lohlein) Lewis, and they gave birth to James Arthur Lewis, Jerry Lewis, and John Lewis.
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1921 - 1989 World Events

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In 1921, in the year that Arthur Lewis was born, the silent film The Sheik, directed by George Melford and starring Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres (also featuring Adolphe Menjou) debuted on October 21st. Critics weren't enthusiastic but the public loved it - in the first few weeks 125,000 people had seen the movie - and it eventually exceeded $1 million in ticket sales. And Rudolph Valentino, an Italian American, became the heartthrob of a female generation.

In 1958, he was 37 years old when on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1966, he was 45 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1971, he was 50 years old when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

In 1989, in the year of Arthur Lewis's passing, on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

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around 1913 - Jul 3, 1942
Arthur Warwick Lewis
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Arthur Walter Lewis
around 1918 - Mar 13, 1944
Arthur W. Lewis
Died: Oct 21, 1914
Arthur Sydney Lewis
around 1921 - Aug 13, 1944
Arthur Starkey Lewis
around 1885 - May 4, 1917
Arthur Scott Lewis
around 1885 - May 30, 1918
Arthur Samuel Lewis
Died: Sep 11, 1916
Arthur Rupert Lewis
around 1915 - Apr 9, 1943
Arthur Roydon Lewis
around 1922 - Oct 30, 1943
Arthur Roger Lewis
Died: Jan 11, 1941

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Stanley W Lewis
Oct 15, 1913 - Jul 2, 1972
Marie C Lewis
Nov 16, 1912 - Dec 26, 1988
Los Angeles, CA
Ethel Lewis
Jul 31, 1903 - May 1971
Los Angeles, California
Arthur Lewis
Jan 13, 1921 - February 1985
Desert Hot Springs, California
Marshall F Lewis
Aug 15, 1917 - Nov 3, 1999
Culver City, CA
Betty Lewis
Aug 22, 1883 - May 1983
Sacramento, California
D Lewis
Mar 8, 1957 - November 1988
Los Angeles, CA
Hazel M Lewis
May 27, 1903 - Apr 1, 1992
Beaumont, CA
Geraldine Lewis
Jan 29, 1907 - December 1985
Aptos, California
Imogene B Lewis
Jun 7, 1924 - Feb 4, 1999
Needles, CA
Lougene M Lewis
Jul 13, 1928 - Jun 12, 2007
La Puente, CA
Helene Lewis
Jul 17, 1895 - June 1981
Milam, Texas
Rozena Lewis
Mar 24, 1914 - Jun 19, 2002
Stockton, CA
Elizabeth Lewis
Oct 14, 1898 - May 1987
San Bernardino, California
Dorothy M Lewis
Aug 28, 1923 - May 4, 2001
Phoenix, AZ
Isabell Lewis
Jul 29, 1889 - April 1966
San Bernardino, California
Bonnie Lewis
Dec 29, 1907 - August 1977
Highland, California
Helen L Lewis
May 8, 1926 - Nov 3, 2002
Tustin, CA
Beverly Ann Lewis
Oct 6, 1926 - May 8, 2011
Carlsbad, California
H S Lewis
Apr 7, 1928 - August 1987

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Nov 23, 1920 - Jun 19, 1993
Santa Maria, CA
Myrtle S Colliflower
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Portland, OR
Louis Steinmiller
Jan 11, 1890 - September 1973
Rochester, New York
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Alice Cramer
Sep 11, 1883 - January 1979
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Mildred C Richardson
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Las Vegas, NV
June Mohr
Sep 1, 1918 - Sep 21, 1992
Torrance, CA
Edwin Sonsire
Feb 20, 1908 - July 1953
Doris M Everett
Apr 20, 1906 - Jan 6, 1988
Clarence C Oelke
Nov 2, 1921 - Jan 22, 1999
Perris, CA
Ignacio Nava
Jul 31, 1911 - Jan 12, 1998
El Monte, CA
Irene Scott
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Sacramento, California
Max Zlatin
Nov 27, 1924 - Dec 24, 1997
Albuquerque, NM
Penny B Warren
May 9, 1923 - Jul 17, 1988
Sherman Oaks, CA
Hester Breiner
Nov 19, 1901 - June 1970
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Fernando Rivas
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