Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr (1931 - 2000)

A photo of Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr
Add photo
Jimmie Lee Taylor
1931 - 2000
May 25, 1931
July 1, 2000
Last Known Residence
El Paso, El Paso County, Texas 79924
Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr was born on May 25, 1931. He died on July 1, 2000 at age 69. We know that Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr had been residing in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas 79924.
Updated: June 22, 2016
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Jimmie's life.
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Jimmie is always remembered.
Update biography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Jimmie's life so that he is always remembered.

Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr
Most commonly known as
Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr
Full name
Did Jimmie go by other names?
Other names or aliases
El Paso, El Paso County, Texas 79924
Last known residence
Jimmie Taylor was born on
Jimmie Taylor died on
There is no cause of death listed for Jimmie.
Cause of death
Ft. Bliss National Cemetery Section M Site 2047 P.o. Box 6342 - 5200 Fred Wilson Avenue, in El Paso, Texas 79906
Burial / Funeral

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Jimmie's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Jimmie born and where did he live?


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


Was Jimmie a religious man?


Was Jimmie baptized?


Share what Jimmie did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Jimmie's life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Branch of service: Us Army Rank attained: SFC Wars/Conflicts: Korea, Vietnam

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Jimmie Taylor?
View other bios of people named Jimmie Taylor
Jimmie's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Taylor family tree.

Jimmie's Family Tree

Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr


Friends can be as close as family. Add Jimmie's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Jimmie.


Share Jimmie's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr died on July 1, 2000 at age 69. He was buried in Ft. Bliss National Cemetery Section M Site 2047, El Paso, Texas . He was born on May 25, 1931. There is no information about Jimmie's immediate family.

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Jimmie's lifetime.

In 1931, in the year that Jimmie Lee Taylor Sr was born, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1951, by the time he was 20 years old, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1964, at the age of 33 years old, Jimmie was alive when on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

In 1974, at the age of 43 years old, Jimmie was alive when on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

In 1995, he was 64 years old when on May 19th, the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil - before 9/11 - took place in Oklahoma City. A truck bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown - killing 68 people, injuring more than 680 others, and destroying one-third of the building. The most disturbing images were of children - a daycare center was hit by the bomb. The deadliest incident of domestic terrorism ever, Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier were convicted of the bombing.

Other Jimmie Taylors

Other Taylors

Other Biographies

Back to Top