Leroy Willis (1944 - 2010)

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Leroy Willis
1944 - 2010
updated February 06, 2019
Leroy Willis was born on April 23, 1944. He died on April 4, 2010 at 65 years of age. We know that Leroy Willis had been residing in Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Mississippi 39401.

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Leroy Willis passed away on April 4, 2010 at 65 years old. He was born on April 23, 1944. There is no information about Leroy's family. We know that Leroy Willis had been residing in Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Mississippi 39401.
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In 1944, in the year that Leroy Willis was born, on June 6th, the largest amphibious invasion in history was launched - the Normandy landing (called D-Day). Soldiers from the United States, Britain, Canada, and the Free French landed on Normandy Beach and were later joined by Poland, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, and the Netherlands. Almost 5,000 landing and assault craft, 289 escort vessels, and 277 minesweepers were involved. Nearly 160,000 troops crossed the English Channel on D-Day - Allied casualties on the first day were at least 10,000. 4,414 were confirmed dead.

In 1968, Leroy was 24 years old when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1973, he was 29 years old when in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1985, by the time he was 41 years old, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

In 1998, Leroy was 54 years old when on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

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Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Leroy Willis
Born: around 1926
South Carolina, United States
Leroy T Willis
Born: around 1927
New York, United States
Leroy F Willis
Born: around 1923
California, United States
Leroy W Willis
Born: around 1912
California, United States
Leroy S Willis
Born: around 1922
Oklahoma, United States
Leroy C Willis
Born: around 1913
United States
Leroy E Willis
Born: around 1920
Ohio, United States
Leroy Willis
Born: around 1926
Tennessee, United States
Leroy Jr Willis
Born: around 1926
Mississippi, United States
Leroy Willis
Born: around 1909
Mississippi, United States
Leroy Willis
Born: around 1923
South Carolina, United States
Leroy Willis
Born: around 1904
Florida, United States
Leroy Willis
Born: around 1919
United States
Leroy D Willis
Born: around 1923
New York, United States
Leroy L Willis
Born: around 1921
New York, United States
Leroy Willis
Born: around 1921
New Jersey, United States
Leroy Willis
Born: around 1900
New York, United States
Leroy E Willis
Born: around 1918
California, United States
Leroy E Willis
Born: around 1928
Florida, United States

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Henry Willis
Apr 28, 1946 - September 1970
Lee v Willis
Nov 6, 1946 - Sep 22, 2009
Chicago, IL
James Willis
Sep 15, 1944 - Mar 20, 1997
Stoneville, MS
Johnie L Willis
Oct 29, 1940 - Dec 11, 2006
Gore Springs, MS
Myrtis Willis
Mar 10, 1943 - March 1966
Charles J Willis
Sep 12, 1946 - Oct 3, 2001
Bolivar, TN
Flora B Willis
Apr 21, 1942 - May 23, 2011
Jonestown, MS
Rosie Willis
Jan 30, 1912 - Feb 12, 1998
Southaven, MS
Thelma Willis
Aug 15, 1946 - June 1973
M Willis
Aug 13, 1948 - November 1981
Shanna K Willis
Aug 8, 2006 - Mar 7, 2011
Morris Willis
Dec 16, 1909 - November 1985
Dallas, Texas
Fred Willis
Jun 12, 1894 - August 1964
Louisiana
Genevieve Willis
Apr 3, 1906 - July 1977
Lamar, Arkansas
Raymond Willis
May 8, 1904 - September 1967
Blanchie Willis
Jan 14, 1902 - May 15, 1996
Hughes, AR
James A Willis
Jul 11, 1949 - Feb 21, 2003
Dallas, TX
Bitha Willis
Oct 2, 1902 - November 1981
Mountain View, Arkansas
Linwood A Willis
Sep 4, 1950 - Jun 27, 2007
Camp, AR
Hessie Willis
May 8, 1900 - June 1978
Little Rock, Arkansas

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Charline Smith
Jul 1, 1929 - August 1991
Brookhaven, MS
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Jul 15, 1909 - May 20, 2003
Quitman, MS
Donald E Woolbright
Sep 5, 1945 - Jul 14, 1966
James R Hutcherson
Apr 16, 1945 - Jan 3, 2007
Ovett, MS
Johnny H Hall
Sep 18, 1947 - Feb 28, 2007
Monticello, MS
Otto Walker
Jun 17, 1945 - June 1976
Valoree T Taylor
Apr 10, 1919 - Apr 12, 2009
Leakesville, MS
C L Sturdivant
Sep 25, 1943 - Jul 15, 1989
Dayton, OH
Elizabeth Bivins
Apr 13, 1906 - May 1, 1989
State Line, MS
Louis M Fortenberry
May 28, 1939 - Sep 19, 1996
Edith Dickerson
Aug 24, 1911 - July 1983
Brookhaven, Mississippi
Charles Burkett
Jan 31, 1944 - August 1980
Charles Hasberry
Aug 9, 1945 - December 1982
Effie Seeling
May 7, 1889 - February 1971
Tylertown, Mississippi
Jannie Wilson
Sep 25, 1898 - July 1967
Waynesboro, Mississippi
Terry R Mason
Jun 23, 1947 - Jul 5, 2001
Monticello, MS
Joe T Harris
May 9, 1912 - Apr 12, 1997
Wesson, MS
Ella M Smith
Jan 23, 1933 - May 9, 2000
Gulfport, MS
Dorthey M Abram
Aug 9, 1943 - Feb 9, 1996
Oakland, CA
John H Barnes
Mar 4, 1944 - Jul 25, 1994
Fort Worth, TX
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