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Leonard Wenshe (1918 - 1985)

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Leonard Wenshe
1918 - 1985
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May 15, 1918
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August 1985
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Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60641
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Leonard Wenshe was born on May 15, 1918. He died in August 1985 at 67 years old. We know that Leonard Wenshe had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60641.
Updated: November 1, 2011
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Leonard Wenshe died in August 1985 at 67 years of age. He was born on May 15, 1918. We are unaware of information about Leonard's family or relationships. We know that Leonard Wenshe had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60641.
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In 1918, in the year that Leonard Wenshe was born, in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1937, he was 19 years old when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1956, he was 38 years old when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1966, at the age of 48 years old, Leonard was alive when 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.

In 1985, in the year of Leonard Wenshe's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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