Harvey Leonard (1910 - 1976)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Harvey Leonard’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Harvey so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Harvey’s biography.

Harvey Leonard Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Harvey Leonard and his immediate Leonard family. Add to Harvey Leonard's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Harvey.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Harvey Leonard? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Harvey move a lot? Did he emigrate from another country? Add Harvey's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Harvey finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Harvey attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Harvey did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Harvey Leonard is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Harvey's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Harvey's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Harvey a religious man? Add Harvey’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Harvey during various points of his life.

Timeline

1910 - In the year that Harvey Leonard was born, the Mexican revolution began. Dictator Porfirio Díaz had ruled for 35 years and was nationally unpopular. When elections were held in 1910 and a rigged election kept Diaz in office. The uprising began - and lasted for another 10 years.

1922 - By the time he was merely 12 years old, the Reparations Commission assessed German liability for World War 1 at 132 billion gold marks (over $32 billion U.S. dollars at the time). This led to hyperinflation in Germany and created the political and social atmosphere in which Hitler was able to rise to power.

1950 - At the age of 40 years old, Harvey was alive when in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

1965 - At the age of 55 years old, Harvey was alive when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

1976 - In the year of Harvey Leonard's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

Harvey Leonard Family Tree

Who was Harvey’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Harvey’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Harvey's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Harvey Leonard
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Harvey's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Harvey Leonard is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Harvey Leonard passed away in February 1976 at 66 years old. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on January 20, 1910. We have no information about Harvey's family.

Memories

What do you remember about Harvey Leonard? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Harvey is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Harvey Leonard

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources