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Leslie J Gilbert (1952 - 2010)

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Leslie J Gilbert
1952 - 2010
Born
August 13, 1952
Death
July 15, 2010
Last Known Residence
Waukegan, Lake County, Illinois 60085
Summary
Leslie J Gilbert of Waukegan, Lake County, Illinois was born on August 13, 1952, and died at age 57 years old on July 15, 2010.
Updated: November 2, 2011
Biography ID: 49786537

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Leslie Gilbert passed away at age 57 years old on July 15, 2010. Leslie J Gilbert of Waukegan, Lake County, Illinois was born on August 13, 1952.

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Leslie J Gilbert lived 14 years shorter than the average Gilbert family member when he died at the age of 57.
The average age of a Gilbert family member is 71.
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1952 - 2010 World Events

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In 1952, in the year that Leslie J Gilbert was born, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1968, at the age of 16 years old, Leslie was alive when on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1975, at the age of 23 years old, Leslie was alive when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1989, at the age of 37 years old, Leslie was alive when on November 9th, the Berlin Wall fell. The Wall was built by the East Germans to keep East Berliners from escaping into West Berlin, separating families and friends. When the head of the East German Communist Party announced that day that East Berliners could cross whenever they pleased, happy crowds surged across the border. People brought tools and took parts of the hated wall.

In 1996, Leslie was 44 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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