Lee Stephenson (1922 - 1982)

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Margaret Stephenson

Margaret Stephenson

R. J. Stephenson

R. J. Stephenson

Leacy & Hugh Stephenson

Leacy & Hugh Stephenson

My Father Clyde Everett

My Father Clyde Everett

Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday

Tankersley Family Reunion

Tankersley Family Reunion

Revolutionary War Soldiers

Revolutionary War Soldiers

Stevenson Brothers

Stevenson Brothers

Iva, Betty, May & Kate Byers

Iva, Betty, May & Kate Byers

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1922 - In the year that Lee Stephenson 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.

1966 - By the time he was 44 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1968 - By the time he was 46 years old, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

1978 - By the time he was 56 years old, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

1982 - In the year of Lee Stephenson's passing, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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Lee Stephenson died in April 1982 at 60 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Lee. He was born on February 5, 1922. We are unaware of information about Lee's family. We know that Lee Stephenson had been residing in San Francisco, San Francisco County, California.

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