Ellen Leek (born 1941)

Ellen Leek
1941 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Ellen Leek was born c. 1941 in New Jersey. She was born to Merritt Randall Leek Jr. and Catherine Morey, with siblings Joyce and Thomas.

At present ( 2015 ), Ellen Leek is still living. Further known info about her is unavailable at this time.
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Ellen Leek was born in New Jersey United States
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Ellen Leek was born in New Jersey United States
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Feb 15, 1914 - January 1974
Mar 24, 1919 - June 1984

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1939 - Unknown
c. 1944 - Unknown

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She was born c. 1941 in New Jersey. Ellen Leek was born to Merritt Randall Leek Jr. and Catherine Morey, with siblings Joyce and Thomas.
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In 1941, in the year that Ellen Leek was born, 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 1956, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1961, on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1988, 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, 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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