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Frank Leaman (1893 - 1972)

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Frank Leaman
1893 - 1972
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January 17, 1893
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August 1972
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Sturgeon Bay, Door County, Wisconsin 54235
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Frank Leaman was born on January 17, 1893. He is the child of Bernice Leaman and Mary Wescott, with sibling Ethel. According to his family tree, Frank was father to 3 children. Frank's partner was Esther Gristeau, and they had children Earl Leaman, Edith A. Leaman, and Carl J. Leaman. He died in August 1972 at 79 years of age. We know that Frank Leaman had been residing in Sturgeon Bay, Door County, Wisconsin 54235.
Updated: February 18, 2021
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Frank Leaman, father to 3 children, passed away in August 1972 at 79 years of age. He was born on January 17, 1893. He is the child of Bernice Leaman and Mary Wescott, with sibling Ethel. According to his family tree, Frank's partner was Esther Gristeau, and they had children Earl Leaman, Edith A. Leaman, and Carl J. Leaman. We know that Frank Leaman had been residing in Sturgeon Bay, Door County, Wisconsin 54235.
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In 1893, in the year that Frank Leaman was born, on November 7th, the women of Colorado were given the right to vote via a state referendum. Fifty-five percent of voters turned out and the referendum passed with 35,798 voting in favor and 29,551 voting against.

In 1927, at the age of 34 years old, Frank was alive when 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 1933, at the age of 40 years old, Frank was alive when Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

In 1962, he was 69 years old when on August 5th, actress and sex symbol Marilyn Monroe died in Brentwood California. She was ruled to have died from suicide due to a drug overdose. There has been controversy regarding the circumstances ever since, due to her relationships with Jack and Bobby Kennedy.

In 1972, in the year of Frank Leaman's passing, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

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