Frank Joseph Sheets (1924 - 1994)

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Frank Joseph Sheets
1924 - 1994
updated September 09, 2019
Frank Joseph Sheets, father to 4 children, was born on October 4, 1924 in Lorain, Ohio. He was born to Anna Kmets and Joseph Sheets Sr., with siblings Joseph, John, Charles, and Dennis. He married Florence Mosier and they later separated. They gave birth to Lorena Barbara Sheets-Nerney, Gary Michael Sheets, Paul Leslie Sheets, and Maureen Ann Sheets-McCoy. Frank died on August 15, 1994 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California at 69 years of age. We know that Frank Joseph Sheets had been residing in California United States.

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Frank Joseph Sheets

First name

Frank

Middle name

Joseph

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Gender

Male

Birth

Frank Sheets was born on in Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio United States

Death

Frank Sheets died on at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, in Glendale, Los Angeles County, California United States

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USA

Religion

Catholic

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California United States

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Frank Joseph Sheets Family Tree

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Siblings:

Joseph Sheets Jr.
Aug 4, 1932 - May 28, 1996
Cypress, CA, USA
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Spouse:

Florence Fern (Mosier) Sheets
Sep 20, 1927 - Aug 26, 2019
Cypress, CA, United States

Children:

Lorena Barbara Sheets-Nerney
Born: Sep 21, 1949
San Clemente, CA, United States
Gary Michael Sheets
Born: Oct 14, 1952
Mesa, AZ, United States
Paul Leslie Sheets
Born: May 15, 1954
Buena Park, CA, United States
Maureen Ann Sheets-McCoy
Born: Feb 28, 1956
Henderson, NV, United States

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Frank Joseph Sheets, father to 4 children, died on August 15, 1994 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California at 69 years old. Frank was born on October 4, 1924 in Lorain, Ohio. He was born to Anna Kmets and Joseph Sheets Sr., with siblings Joseph, John, Charles, and Dennis. He married Florence Mosier and they later separated. They gave birth to Lorena Barbara Sheets-Nerney, Gary Michael Sheets, Paul Leslie Sheets, and Maureen Ann Sheets-McCoy. We know that Frank Joseph Sheets had been residing in California United States.
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1924 - 1994 World Events

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In 1924, in the year that Frank Joseph Sheets was born, Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

In 1930, Frank was just 6 years old when 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 1973, at the age of 49 years old, Frank was alive when in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1983, when he was 59 years old, "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

In 1994, in the year of Frank Joseph Sheets's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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