Cora Lee Wilson (1918 - 1999)

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Burial / Funeral

Houston National Cemetery
Section K1 Site 576,
10410 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston, Tx

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

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Lee

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1918 - In the year that Cora Lee Wilson was born, in July, Russian revolutionaries executed the former Tzar Nicholas II and his immediate family. While it was rumored that two of the children had survived, it was later proven through DNA analysis - when their bodies were found - that the entire family had been killed.

1975 - At the age of 57 years old, Cora was alive 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.

1986 - At the age of 68 years old, Cora was alive when on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

1987 - At the age of 69 years old, Cora was alive when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

1999 - In the year of Cora Lee Wilson's passing, the fear that Y2K (year 2000) would cause the failure of computers worldwide when clocks didn't properly update to January 1st, 2000 became near panic. While some computer systems and software did have problems, the panic was unfounded and computer life went on.

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Cora Lee Wilson died on April 2, 1999 at 80 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Cora. She was buried in Houston National Cemetery Section K1 Site 576, Houston, Tx. She was born on August 6, 1918. We have no information about Cora's immediate family.

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