Leroy Johnson (1931 - 2007)

Leroy Johnson
1931 - 2007
updated February 06, 2019
Leroy Johnson was born on January 29, 1931. He died on September 2, 2007 at 76 years of age. We know that Leroy Johnson had been residing in Santee, Orangeburg County, South Carolina 29142.


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Leroy Johnson died on September 2, 2007 at age 76. He was born on January 29, 1931. We are unaware of information about Leroy's family. We know that Leroy Johnson had been residing in Santee, Orangeburg County, South Carolina 29142.
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In 1931, in the year that Leroy Johnson was born, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1963, at the age of 32 years old, Leroy was alive when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1971, he was 40 years old when on May 3rd, 10,000 federal troops, 5,100 officers of the D.C. Metropolitan Police, 2,000 members of the D.C. National Guard, and federal agents assembled in Washington DC to prevent an estimated 10,000 Vietnam War protesters from marching. President Nixon (who was in California) refused to give federal employees the day off and they had to navigate the police and protesters, adding to the confusion. By the end of a few days of protest, 12,614 people had been arrested - making it the largest mass arrest in US history.

In 1981, by the time he was 50 years old, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

In 1996, Leroy was 65 years old when on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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May 26, 1929 - September 1965
Mar 11 - January 1958
Oct 6, 1928 - Oct 3, 2003
Dec 26, 1935 - Oct 21, 2007
Aug 17, 1923 - August 1986
Oct 20, 1927 - Jan 15, 2000
Mar 29, 1930 - Nov 8, 2010
Jul 4, 1902 - December 1974
Aug 22, 1934 - August 1982
Jan 29, 1905 - April 1984
Feb 29, 1892 - November 1967
Feb 25, 1925 - Aug 29, 1996
Nov 20, 1898 - May 7, 1991
Oct 31, 1932 - Dec 15, 2008
Nov 16, 1929 - July 1978
Feb 8, 1935 - October 1987
Oct 11, 1934 - Aug 3, 2001
Mar 4, 1939 - January 1988
Apr 10, 1934 - Apr 12, 1996
Jan 19, 1933 - Dec 6, 2010

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Mar 2, 1931 - Aug 22, 1989
Mar 10, 1933 - Jan 13, 2011
Sep 14, 1913 - Feb 20, 1992
Aug 15, 1899 - Nov 8, 1987
Jul 31, 1919 - July 1982
Jun 12, 1894 - Jul 11, 1995
Aug 13, 1904 - March 1989
Oct 28, 1914 - July 1972
Sep 1, 1931 - Jul 9, 2007
Jul 27, 1929 - September 1995
Jul 7, 1934 - Aug 10, 2002
Sep 21, 1926 - Dec 16, 2000
Feb 22, 1908 - May 1981
Oct 16, 1910 - Oct 6, 1991
Jul 10, 1928 - Jun 26, 1997
Sep 3, 1911 - March 1993
Sep 28, 1900 - Sep 16, 1989
Nov 5, 1932 - Nov 30, 1981
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