Floyd Lester (1904 - 1986)

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Floyd Lester
1904 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Floyd Lester was born on February 25, 1904. He died in October 1986 at age 82. We know that Floyd Lester had been residing in Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas 72364.

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Floyd Lester passed away in October 1986 at age 82. He was born on February 25, 1904. We are unaware of information about Floyd's family or relationships. We know that Floyd Lester had been residing in Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas 72364.
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1904 - 1986 World Events

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In 1904, in the year that Floyd Lester was born, the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1927, by the time he was 23 years old, 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

In 1949, at the age of 45 years old, Floyd was alive when on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1963, by the time he was 59 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.

In 1986, in the year of Floyd Lester's passing, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

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Ruth Lester
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