Edwin L Leonard (1919 - 2003)

Edwin L Leonard
1919 - 2003
updated February 06, 2019
Edwin L Leonard was born on July 4, 1919. He died on January 29, 2003 at 83 years old. We know that Edwin L Leonard had been residing in Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 15601.
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Edwin L Leonard passed away on January 29, 2003 at age 83. He was born on July 4, 1919. We have no information about Edwin's immediate family. We know that Edwin L Leonard had been residing in Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 15601.
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In 1919, in the year that Edwin L Leonard was born, on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

In 1941, Edwin was 22 years old when on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1955, at the age of 36 years old, Edwin was alive when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1986, by the time he was 67 years old, 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.

In 1994, he was 75 years old when on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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c. 1898 - Oct 30, 1918
c. 1891 - Nov 14, 1916
c. 1926 - Unknown
c. 1922 - Unknown
c. 1923 - Unknown
c. 1913 - Unknown
c. 1923 - Unknown
c. 1919 - Unknown
c. 1917 - Unknown
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c. 1962 - Unknown
c. 1952 - Unknown
c. 1962 - Unknown
c. 1951 - Unknown
c. 1954 - Unknown
c. 1962 - Unknown

Other Leonards

Nov 10, 1919 - September 1980
Aug 7, 1921 - October 1983
Aug 16, 1887 - January 1980
Dec 5, 1920 - Nov 18, 2001
Jan 4, 1922 - May 18, 1999
Jan 21, 1921 - Dec 22, 1988
Jan 5, 1919 - August 1985
Aug 30, 1909 - February 1975
Dec 29, 1919 - Jun 12, 2002
Nov 18, 1915 - May 13, 2009
Nov 18, 1913 - Oct 21, 1990
Sep 7, 1920 - May 7, 1999
Sep 13, 1901 - Jun 10, 1990
Oct 28, 1883 - February 1967
Jan 29, 1927 - Sep 22, 1999
Nov 11, 1925 - Jul 6, 2009
Aug 17, 1921 - Oct 23, 1995
Sep 8, 1896 - March 1982
Mar 13, 1904 - Feb 17, 2000
Jun 30, 1936 - Dec 19, 1996

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Mar 21, 1922 - May 27, 1997
Apr 5, 1919 - Dec 16, 1991
May 26, 1904 - May 1977
Oct 10, 1918 - Apr 9, 2002
May 26, 1917 - Apr 6, 1998
Oct 15, 1916 - August 1989
Apr 8, 1907 - Jan 20, 1997
Jan 6, 1887 - April 1968
Jan 18, 1922 - January 1977
Jun 22, 1910 - December 1985
Apr 11, 1921 - June 1987
Mar 10, 1918 - April 1985
Dec 22, 1920 - Mar 30, 2004
Aug 31, 1918 - Jun 20, 2002
Mar 9, 1922 - April 1981
May 6, 1922 - February 1949
Apr 24, 1920 - Nov 24, 2010
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