Estelle Harris (1930 - 1989)

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Estelle Harris
1930 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
Estelle Harris was born on January 16, 1930. She died on August 12, 1989 at 59 years old.


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Long Island National Cemetery Section 2U Site 1440A, 2040 Wellwood Avenue, in Farmingdale, New York 11735



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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: STM 2/C
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Estelle Harris passed away on August 12, 1989 at age 59. She was buried in Long Island National Cemetery Section 2U Site 1440A, Farmingdale, New York. She was born on January 16, 1930. There is no information about Estelle's family or relationships.
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In 1930, in the year that Estelle Harris was born, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1940, Estelle was merely 10 years old when on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

In 1956, by the time she was 26 years old, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1967, at the age of 37 years old, Estelle was alive when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1989, in the year of Estelle Harris's passing, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

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Jan 31, 1925 - Feb 9, 1971

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