John Reese (1892 - 1976)

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John Reese
1892 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
John Reese was born on November 26, 1892. He died in December 1976 at age 84. We know that John Reese had been residing in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania 18042.


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John Reese passed away in December 1976 at age 84. He was born on November 26, 1892. We are unaware of information about John's family. We know that John Reese had been residing in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania 18042.
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1892 - 1976 World Events

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In 1892, in the year that John Reese was born, on August 4th, the father and stepmother of Lizzie Borden were found murdered. Lizzie was accused of the crime and on June 20th of the next year, she was acquitted of murder by a jury. But she was never acquitted in the public mind.

In 1913, when he was 21 years old, the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

In 1932, he was 40 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1964, at the age of 72 years old, John was alive when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1976, in the year of John Reese's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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Dec 26, 1901 - December 1987
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Nov 15, 1910 - Aug 26, 2003
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Mar 23, 1900 - April 1983
Easton, PA
Frances Reese
Mar 3, 1917 - Oct 15, 1994
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Mary Reese
Jul 28, 1899 - December 1971
Easton, PA
Anna Reese
Oct 5, 1907 - May 15, 2001
Easton, PA
Mary Reese
Aug 8, 1908 - September 1978
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Alice S Reese
Apr 25, 1902 - May 7, 1997
Easton, PA
James A Reese
Dec 31, 1920 - Mar 23, 2006
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David Reese
Feb 1, 1896 - April 1980
Oxford, PA
W Albert Reese
Sep 27, 1919 - Oct 21, 2001
Johnstown, PA
Cadwalader Reese
Mar 28, 1900 - October 1984
Johnstown, PA
Mahlon Reese
Dec 19, 1889 - January 1966
William C Reese
Mar 1, 1925 - Feb 9, 2009
Sharon, PA
Arthur Reese
Feb 23, 1921 - May 2, 1994
Samuel Reese
Oct 20, 1903 - April 1963
Mary A Reese
Nov 11, 1918 - Jan 6, 1988
Pittsburgh, PA
Lillian Reese
Aug 5, 1900 - April 1968
Pittsburgh, PA
J D Reese
Feb 5, 1921 - January 1985
Ann Reese
Jul 16, 1918 - Nov 26, 1994
Newhall, CA

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