B L Leggett (1935 - 1995)

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B L Leggett
1935 - 1995
updated February 06, 2019
B L Leggett was born on June 16, 1935. B died on September 15, 1995 at age 60. We know that B L Leggett had been residing in Cotton Plant, Woodruff County, Arkansas 72036.


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B L Leggett died on September 15, 1995 at 60 years of age. B was born on June 16, 1935. We are unaware of information about B's family. We know that B L Leggett had been residing in Cotton Plant, Woodruff County, Arkansas 72036.
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In 1935, in the year that B L Leggett was born, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1941, at the age of just 6 years old, B was alive when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1975, this person was 40 years old when in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1988, when this person was 53 years old, on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

In 1995, in the year of B L Leggett's passing, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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Aug 22, 1924 - Feb 22, 1993
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Lyle E Leggett
Oct 2, 1937 - Jul 15, 2000
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Apr 22, 1884 - January 1970
Pearl Leggett
Dec 12, 1885 - November 1984
Searcy, Arkansas
Fred Leggett
Oct 29, 1912 - June 1979
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Oscar Leggett
Apr 25, 1913 - May 1968
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Charley C Leggett
Feb 28, 1914 - Aug 23, 1993
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James Leggett
Nov 7, 1881 - September 1969
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Henry F Leggett
Mar 4, 1919 - Feb 6, 1988
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Edna Leggett
Dec 5, 1908 - May 4, 1998
Wellington, KS
Richard Leggett
Jul 17, 1883 - November 1966
Gurdon, Arkansas
Herman Leggett
Apr 16, 1916 - August 1985
Helena, Arkansas
Roxie L Leggett
Jun 4, 1906 - Apr 12, 1995
Judsonia, AR
Will Leggett
Mar 8, 1922 - Feb 10, 1994
South Bend, IN
Geneva Leggett
Jul 26, 1926 - Jun 23, 2009
Jonesboro, AR
Floy Leggett
Dec 2, 1908 - August 1980
Atkins, Arkansas
Earl Leggett
Feb 6, 1894 - March 1975
Atkins, Arkansas
James P Leggett
Feb 1, 1924 - Sep 12, 1991
Dovie M Leggett
Apr 5, 1915 - May 27, 2005
Longview, TX
Wallace B Leggett
Jul 19, 1929 - Feb 23, 2003
Manistique, MI

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