Lee Burns (1922 - 1993)

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Lee Burns
1922 - 1993
updated February 06, 2019
Lee Burns was born on April 2, 1922. He died on January 22, 1993 at 70 years of age. We know that Lee Burns had been residing in Camdenton, Camden County, Missouri 65020.


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Lee Burns passed away on January 22, 1993 at 70 years of age. He was born on April 2, 1922. There is no information about Lee's surviving family. We know that Lee Burns had been residing in Camdenton, Camden County, Missouri 65020.
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In 1922, in the year that Lee Burns was born, on James Joyce's 40th birthday, his book Ulysses was published in France. The book covers the experiences of an Irishman in Dublin on an ordinary day, 16 June 1904. Now considered a classic, it was controversial at the time. Due to some sexual content, the book was banned in the U.S. during the 1920's and the U.S. Post Office destroyed 500 copies of the novel.

In 1931, by the time he was only 9 years old, 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 1951, when he was 29 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 1984, by the time he was 62 years old, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

In 1993, in the year of Lee Burns's passing, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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Lee G Burns
Born: around 1913
Utah, United States
Lee Burns
Born: around 1927
Arkansas, United States
Lee A Burns
Born: around 1913
Louisiana, United States
Lee Burns
Born: around 1923
Arkansas, United States
Lee B Burns
Born: around 1913
Texas, United States
Lee R Burns
Born: around 1918
Alabama, United States
Lee Roy A Burns
Born: around 1913
Missouri, United States
Lee O Burns
Born: around 1908
Missouri, United States
Lee Jr Burns
Born: around 1922
United States
Lee R Burns
Born: around 1922
United States
Lee A Burns
Born: around 1901
Mississippi, United States
Lee Burns
Born: around 1917
Tennessee, United States
Lee Burns
Born: around 1919
United States
Lee R Burns
Born: around 1916
North Carolina, United States
Lee E Burns
Born: around 1905
New York, United States
Lee Burns
Died: Dec 31, 1937
Lee E Burns
Jun 14, 1905 - Sep 5, 1943
Lee Burns
Dec 31, 1969 - Jan 21, 1962
Lee Burns
Jun 12, 1907 - Dec 11, 1995
Lee Burns
Born: around 1949

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Homer Burns
Mar 4, 1916 - Mar 10, 1995
Tonganoxie, KS
Elizabeth M Burns
Nov 12, 1922 - Nov 24, 1999
Lebanon, MO
Wilma D Burns
Oct 24, 1923 - June 1990
Clifton Waldon Burns
Jul 12, 1927 - May 13, 2009
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ruth Burns
Aug 25, 1899 - April 1983
New Athens, Illinois
Leonard Burns
Oct 26, 1927 - November 1968
Detroit, Michigan
Lawrence Burns
Jan 18, 1921 - January 1978
Irene L Burns
Jul 30, 1911 - Jan 1, 1992
Eugene T Burns
Apr 12, 1929 - Aug 4, 1996
Rosa Burns
Jan 24, 1891 - November 1977
Toledo, Ohio
C A Burns
Jan 2, 1928 - Oct 15, 1992
Ellen Burns
Dec 24, 1892 - June 1979
Saint Louis, Missouri
Althea Burns
Jul 24, 1928 - Aug 12, 1997
Saint Louis, MO
Gladys Burns
Jul 12, 1924 - Apr 21, 2008
Anna, IL
Alfretta Burns
Jul 16, 1923 - June 1997
Vienna, MO
Pearl L Burns
Apr 28, 1910 - Apr 21, 1988
London, KY
Grace Burns
Feb 1, 1887 - January 1979
Lakewood, California
Donald R Burns
Mar 12, 1931 - Jun 3, 2009
Kalispell, Montana
Charles R Burns
Jul 31, 1908 - Dec 14, 1981
Vancil Burns
Jun 21, 1929 - Jul 5, 1994
Lexington, MO

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Joseph O Allison
May 7, 1918 - Apr 29, 2005
Nevada, MO
John Rodgers
Jul 6, 1904 - December 1977
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Katherine A Nash
Dec 11, 1923 - Dec 30, 1991
Anna Baley
Apr 6, 1912 - Sep 6, 2001
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Georgina Wills
Dec 29, 1887 - August 1970
Lamar, Missouri
Eula Killian
Oct 24, 1904 - March 1994
Springfield, MO
Leonard Wilson
Oct 25, 1898 - November 1972
Kansas City, Kansas
Irene Maxey
Apr 14, 1913 - Jul 1, 1993
Springfield, MO
Frances C Mitchell
Oct 24, 1922 - Feb 4, 1987
Virginia Beach, VA
Edward O Martin
Jul 22, 1921 - Sep 7, 2003
Afton, OK
Alva L Howard
Mar 22, 1894 - Mar 30, 1991
Charles Henry
Mar 27, 1906 - June 1984
Mountain View, Missouri
Jewel Maritt
Jul 21, 1921 - October 1976
Rupert, Idaho
Russell J Rogers
Aug 12, 1917 - Jul 28, 2000
Ormond Beach, FL
Hazel Earl
Aug 21, 1896 - November 1987
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Helen H Mendenhall
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Nevada, MO
E Hyde
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