Lester Henry (1917 - 1932)

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Prahran, Australia

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Prahran, Australia

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Family

Father: Henry John Henry
Mother: Phoebe Ethel May Obrien Henry

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Jim Henry

Jim Henry

Earl Henry

Earl Henry

Earl Henry

Earl Henry

Obile Henry

Obile Henry

Ruth Mildred (Swarthout) Henry gravesite

Ruth Mildred (Swarthout) Henry gravesite

LeMoyne Manor Restaurant

LeMoyne Manor Restaurant

Henry Cook siblings, 2016

Henry Cook siblings, 2016

George Henry and Bertha and Helen Sositko, 1934

George Henry and Bertha and Helen Sositko, 1934

Edward Tony Henry Sr

Edward Tony Henry Sr

Helen (Sositko) Cook

Helen (Sositko) Cook

Peter Cyrus Henry

Peter Cyrus Henry

Frank Henry

Frank Henry

Mabel Victoria King Henry

Mabel Victoria King Henry

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Walter Henry Jim Henry Earl Henry Earl Henry

Timeline

1917 - In the year that Lester Henry was born, the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

1925 - By the time he was just 8 years old, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

1926 - By the time he was just 9 years old, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

1929 - At the age of only 12 years old, Lester was alive when the St. Valentine's Day Massacre happened on February 14th. In Chicago, seven men from the North Side Irish gang were gunned down by Al Capone's South Side Italian gang at the garage at 2122 North Clark Street. Al Capone was making a successful move to take over Chicago's organized crime. But the St. Valentine's Day massacre also resulted in a public outcry against all gangsters.

1932 - In the year of Lester Henry's passing, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

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Lester Henry passed away in 1932 in Prahran, Australia at age 15. There is no listed cause of death for Lester. He was born in 1917. He was born to Henry John Henry and Phoebe Ethel May Obrien Henry, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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