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Lehmon R Lanier (1909 - 1995)

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Lehmon R Lanier
1909 - 1995
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February 22, 1909
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January 30, 1995
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Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia 31405
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Lehmon R Lanier was born on February 22, 1909. Lehmon died on January 30, 1995 at age 85. We know that Lehmon R Lanier had been residing in Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia 31405.
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Lehmon R Lanier passed away on January 30, 1995 at 85 years of age. Lehmon was born on February 22, 1909. There is no information about Lehmon's family or relationships. We know that Lehmon R Lanier had been residing in Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia 31405.
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In 1909, in the year that Lehmon R Lanier was born, the New York Times published the first movie review. It was a report on D.W. Griffith's movie "Pippa Passes" also called "The Song of Conscience", a silent film. The review said that this work was moving away from "lurid material that attracted the wrath of censors and concerned citizens and toward more respectable ends. The movie was the story of a young female factory worker, on her day off, wandering and singing - thus changing the hearts of those around her towards good.

In 1950, Lehmon was 41 years old when in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

In 1963, Lehmon was 54 years old when the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1987, this person was 78 years old when was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

In 1995, in the year of Lehmon R Lanier's passing, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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