Irene C Greer (1931 - 1991)

Irene C Greer
1931 - 1991
updated February 06, 2019
Irene C Greer was born on August 29, 1931. She died on February 26, 1991 at 59 years old.


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Nashville National Cemetery Section LL Site 1879, 1420 Gallatin Road, South, in Madison, Tennessee 37115



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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: CPL
Wars/Conflicts: Korea

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Irene C Greer died on February 26, 1991 at 59 years old. She was buried in Nashville National Cemetery Section LL Site 1879, Madison, Tennessee. She was born on August 29, 1931. We have no information about Irene's surviving family.
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In 1931, in the year that Irene C Greer was born, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1941, Irene was merely 10 years old when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1950, when she was 19 years old, 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.

In 1965, when she was 34 years old, from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1991, in the year of Irene C Greer's passing, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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Jul 12, 1931 - December 1977
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May 15, 1913 - Nov 2, 2001
Jul 22, 1937 - Feb 15, 2010
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