Leland S. Wallace (born 1943)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Leland S. Wallace’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Leland so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Leland’s biography.

Leland S. Wallace Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Leland S. Wallace and his immediate Wallace family. Add to Leland S. Wallace's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

We don't have a death date or location. Is Leland still alive? Add death date or mark Leland as alive.

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Leland.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Leland S. Wallace? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Harris County, Texas

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Wife: Lynda L. (Bongartz) Wallace

Education

Did Leland finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Leland attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Leland did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Leland S. Wallace is a military veteran.

Middle name

S

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Leland's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Leland's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Leland a religious man? Add Leland’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Leland during various points of his life.

Timeline

Want to know what happened during Leland S. Wallace's life? Enter his date of birth or date of death and you can see a timeline of events during his lifetime.

In 1948, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1969, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1970, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

In 1984, 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 1990, 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.

Leland S. Wallace Family Tree

Who was Leland’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Leland’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Leland's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Leland S. Wallace
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling
edit Leland's Marriage
Had a relationship with Lynda L. (Bongartz) Wallace

You can add or remove people from Leland's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Leland S. Wallace is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

There is no listed cause of death. He was born around 1943. Leland S. Wallace married Lynda L. (Bongartz) Wallace on September 4, 1970 in Texas and they later separated on January 9, 1974 in Texas. We know that Leland S. Wallace had been residing in Harris County, Texas.

Memories

What do you remember about Leland S. Wallace? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Leland is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Leland S. Wallace

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources