Kayla Kristine Sheehan

(1988 - 2004)

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Kayla Kristine Sheehan
1988 - 2004
Born
October 23, 1988
Transylvania County Hospital in Brevard, Transylvania County, North Carolina United States
Death
June 6, 2004
Anderson County, Tennessee United States
Last Known Residence
Clinton, Anderson County, Tennessee United States 37716
Summary
Kayla Kristine Sheehan was born on October 23, 1988 at Transylvania County Hospital, Brevard, North Carolina. She was born to Wendy Ann (Key) Burleson and David Kenneth Burleson, with sibling Timothy. She was baptized at Big Ridge State Park, Maynardville, Tennessee. Kayla died on June 6, 2004 in Tennessee at 15 years of age. We know that Kayla Kristine Sheehan had been residing in Clinton, Anderson County, Tennessee United States 37716.
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Kayla Kristine Sheehan
Most commonly known name
Kayla Kristine Sheehan
Full name
Nickname(s) or aliases
Clinton, Anderson County, Tennessee United States 37716
Last known residence
Female
Gender
Kayla Sheehan was born on at Transylvania County Hospital in Brevard, Transylvania County, North Carolina United States
Birth
Kayla Sheehan died on in Anderson County, Tennessee United States
Death
Kayla Sheehan was born on at Transylvania County Hospital in Brevard, Transylvania County, North Carolina United States
Kayla Sheehan died on in Anderson County, Tennessee United States
Birth
Death
Car accident
Cause of death
at Norris Memorial Gardens in Clinton, Anderson County, Tennessee United States 37716
Burial / Funeral
Heritage

Ethnicity & Lineage

White

Nationality & Locations

United States
Childhood

Education

Kayla attended Anderson County High School and was to begin the 10th grade at her untimely death.

Religion

Baptist

Baptized

at Big Ridge State Park in Maynardville, Tennessee 37807
Adulthood

Professions

Kayla wanted to become a Physical Therapist

Personal Life

Track Team, Swim Team, Band (Flute), Flag Team, Winter Guard, Dance Team.
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Kayla Kristine Sheehan died on June 6, 2004 in Tennessee at 15 years of age. She was buried in Norris Memorial Gardens, Clinton, Tennessee. Kayla was born on October 23, 1988 at Transylvania County Hospital, Brevard, North Carolina. She was born to Wendy Ann (Key) Burleson and David Kenneth Burleson, with sibling Timothy.

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In 1988, in the year that Kayla Kristine Sheehan was born, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

In 1990, when she was only 2 years old, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

In 1992, when she was just 4 years old, on February 1st, US President George Bush and President Boris Yeltsin of Russia jointly announced an end to the Cold War, proclaiming a new era of "friendship and partnership". At Camp David in Maryland, they reviewed ways to jointly reduce nuclear arms and support reforms in Russia but no agreement was reached at that meeting.

In 1996, when she was only 8 years old, 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.

In 1998, at the age of merely 10 years old, Kayla was alive when on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

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