Harold Lenster Barrett (1896 - 1981)

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Ballarat, Australia

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Ballarat, Australia

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Family

Father: Arthur Barrett
Mother: Amelia Barrett

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Lenster

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1896 - In the year that Harold Lenster Barrett was born, on January 4th, Utah became the 45th state in the United States. After the LDS Church banned polygamy in 1890, Utah's application for statehood became acceptable to Congress and the Utah Territory became Utah..

1948 - By the time he was 52 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

1962 - At the age of 66 years old, Harold was alive when on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

1970 - By the time he was 74 years old, on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

1981 - In the year of Harold Lenster Barrett's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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Harold Lenster Barrett died in 1981 in Ballarat, Australia at age 85. No cause of death has been listed. He was born in 1896. He was born to Arthur Barrett and Amelia Barrett, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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