Bret Leroy Johnson (1958 - 2010)

Bret Leroy Johnson
1958 - 2010
updated September 23, 2020
Bret Leroy Johnson was born on August 14, 1958 at Torrance, CA, USA, Torrance, California. He died on March 5, 2010 at Redondo Beach, CA, USA, Redondo Beach, California at 51 years old. We know that Bret Leroy Johnson had been residing in California.

Bret Johnson was born in Southern California and lived there for 51 years. He attended Torrance High School (1976) and United States International University (1980), earning a degree in accounting. He was a VP at Universal Pictures.

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Bret Johnson was born on at Torrance, CA, USA, in Torrance, Los Angeles County, California United States
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Bret Johnson died on at Redondo Beach, CA, USA, in Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California United States
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Bret Johnson was born on at Torrance, CA, USA, in Torrance, Los Angeles County, California United States
Bret Johnson died on at Redondo Beach, CA, USA, in Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California United States
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Bret Johnson, a longtime resident of Torrance, CA, passed away on March 5, 2010 in Redondo Beach CA. Bret was born in Torrance, CA on August 14, 1958 and had resided in the South Bay for the last 51 years. Bret graduated from Torrance High School in 1976, and received a degree in accounting from United States International University in 1980. Bret, a CPA, was senior vice president of physical production at Universal Pictures. Bret is survived by his wife of thirty years, Jennifer; as well as his three beloved children, Fallon, Dustin and Dylan. His family was his passion, his motivation for success in life derived from his deep love for his wife and children. He is also survived by his mother, Geraldine (Dan) Medrano; his father, Jack (Linda) Johnson; his brother, Darren (Nancy) Johnson; and his mother-in-law, Mary Coleman. Bret had a passion for fly fishing, sports and the outdoors. The memorial service will be held at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church in Redondo Beach on Thursday, March 11, 2010 at 1:00 p.m.

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In 1958, in the year that Bret Leroy Johnson was born, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1961, when he was only 3 years old, on August 13th, East Germany began erection of what would become the Berlin Wall between East and West Berlin. In one day, they installed barbed wire entanglements and fences (called Barbed Wire Sunday in Germany). On August 17th, the first concrete elements and large blocks were put in place.

In 1974, he was 16 years old when on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

In 1988, when he was 30 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 1993, by the time he was 35 years old, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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