Leotha Tell (1945 - 1987)

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Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan

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1945 - In the year that Leotha Tell was born, on January 20th, Franklin D. Roosevelt was sworn in to his fourth term as President of the United States. He died 82 days into his term and his new Vice-President, Harry Truman, became President.

1972 - This person was 27 years old when on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

1976 - Leotha was 31 years old when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

1977 - By the time this person was 32 years old, on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

1987 - In the year of Leotha Tell's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Leotha Tell died in March 1987 at 41 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. Leotha was born on April 7, 1945. There is no information about Leotha's family. We know that Leotha Tell had been residing in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

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