John P Lester (1928 - 1996)

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John P Lester
1928 - 1996
updated February 06, 2019
John P Lester was born on January 10, 1928. He died on March 13, 1996 at 68 years old. We know that John P Lester had been residing in Westlake Village, Ventura County, California 91361.

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John P Lester died on March 13, 1996 at age 68. He was born on January 10, 1928. We have no information about John's family or relationships. We know that John P Lester had been residing in Westlake Village, Ventura County, California 91361.
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1928 - 1996 World Events

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In 1928, in the year that John P Lester was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1942, at the age of only 14 years old, John was alive when on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

In 1959, by the time he was 31 years old, on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1985, by the time he was 57 years old, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

In 1996, in the year of John P Lester's passing, on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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Virgin Lester
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Jul 11, 1943 - January 1981
Memphis, Tennessee
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May 16, 1879 - May 1949
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Aug 23, 1914 - December 1992
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