Crit Lee (1894 - 1978)



Crit Lee’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Crit so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Crit’s biography.

Crit Lee Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Crit Lee and their immediate Lee family. Add to Crit Lee's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Crit.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Crit Lee? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Did Crit move a lot? Did they emigrate from another country? Add Crit's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Crit finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Crit attend? Add education.


Share what Crit did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Crit Lee is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Crit's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Crit's nationality.


Unknown. Was Crit a religious person? Add Crit’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Crit during various points of their life.


1894 - In the year that Crit Lee was born, on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

1908 - When this person was just 14 years old, a 7.1 earthquake and the resulting tsunami killed 70,000 to 100,000 people in southern Italy and Sicily. The earthquake, lasting 30 to 40 seconds, occurred in the Strait of Messina which was between the region of Calabria (at the "toe" of Italy) and the island of Sicily and destruction from it occurred in a 186 mile radius. It was the most destructive earthquake ever to hit Europe.

1938 - By the time this person was 44 years old, on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

1963 - By the time this person was 69 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

1978 - In the year of Crit Lee's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

Crit Lee Family Tree

Who was Crit’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Crit’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Crit's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Crit Lee
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Crit's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Crit Lee is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Crit Lee passed away on March 11, 1978 at 83 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. Crit was born on December 24, 1894. We are unaware of information about Crit's family or relationships.


What do you remember about Crit Lee? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Crit is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Crit Lee


Other Biographies