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Frank Lesnefsky (1900 - 1972)

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Frank Lesnefsky
1900 - 1972
Born
September 2, 1900
Death
March 1972
Last Known Residence
Peckville, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania 18452
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Frank Lesnefsky of Peckville, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania was born on September 2, 1900, and died at age 71 years old in March 1972.
Updated: October 6, 2011
Biography ID: 23119878

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Frank Lesnefsky passed away at age 71 years old in March 1972. Frank Lesnefsky of Peckville, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania was born on September 2, 1900.

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In 1900, in the year that Frank Lesnefsky was born, the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1915, when he was only 15 years old, The Birth of a Nation opened in February. A silent film, it was the most ambitious film to date and is considered a classic. Three hours long, it starred Lillian Gish and was directed by D. W. Griffith. The movie was based on the book The Clansman and told the story of two families (one pro-Union and one pro-Confederate) and their relationship during the Civil War and Reconstruction. The KKK was shown as "a heroic force".

In 1936, at the age of 36 years old, Frank was alive when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1950, he was 50 years old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1972, in the year of Frank Lesnefsky's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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