Billy Lindy Tollison (born 1930)

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Billy Lindy Tollison
1930 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Billy Lindy Tollison was born in 1930.


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In 1930, in the year that Billy Lindy Tollison was born, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1957, on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1972, on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

In 1983, physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

In 1993, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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Other Tollisons

Hassie Tollison
Sep 28, 1893 - October 1966
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Boyd Tollison
Mar 15, 1902 - December 1967
Greenville, South Carolina
Elsie L Tollison
Apr 15, 1913 - Oct 20, 2002
Greer, SC
Roy Tollison
Oct 11, 1903 - February 1969
Union, South Carolina
William Tollison
Apr 15, 1902 - October 1974
Ware Shoals, South Carolina
John Tollison
Mar 30, 1900 - December 1986
Piedmont, South Carolina
Hattie Tollison
Jul 31, 1905 - November 1985
Marietta, South Carolina
Andrew Tollison
Oct 5, 1907 - September 1968
Greenville, South Carolina
Ruth L Tollison
Dec 6, 1907 - Mar 3, 1998
Lexington, SC
William G Tollison
Jul 8, 1908 - Oct 4, 1995
Greenville, SC
James Tollison
Mar 3, 1898 - January 1965
South Carolina
Buddy Lewis Tollison
Nov 27, 1952 - Jul 16, 2009
Pacolet Mills, South Carolina
F R Tollison
Jun 13, 1917 - Dec 26, 1996
Anderson, SC
Isadore Tollison
Dec 17, 1902 - Apr 14, 1993
Conestee, SC
Elmer Tollison
Jun 5, 1900 - January 1984
Conestee, South Carolina
Norman G Tollison
Aug 3, 1905 - Mar 15, 1999
Union, SC
Jessie Tollison
Jan 13, 1910 - October 1978
Piedmont, South Carolina
Marvin L Tollison
Sep 16, 1917 - Jun 30, 1995
North Charleston, SC
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