Lewis Haywood (1887 - 1967)

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Lewis Haywood
1887 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Lewis Haywood was born on March 12, 1887. He died in February 1967 at 79 years old. We know that Lewis Haywood had been residing in Florida 33450.

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Lewis Haywood died in February 1967 at 79 years old. He was born on March 12, 1887. We have no information about Lewis's surviving family. We know that Lewis Haywood had been residing in Florida 33450.
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In 1887, in the year that Lewis Haywood was born, on May 9th, Buffalo Bill's Wild West show opened in London. Founded in 1883, the show was attended - twice - by Queen Victoria and adored by audiences who thrilled to his fanciful acts portraying life in the "Wild West."

In 1899, by the time he was merely 12 years old, the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

In 1924, Lewis was 37 years old when on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

In 1930, by the time he was 43 years old, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1967, in the year of Lewis Haywood's passing, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

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May 15, 1937 - Jan 22, 2006
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Nov 17, 1970 - Nov 20, 2008
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Gertrude Haywood
Jan 16, 1920 - Nov 15, 1999
Southfield, MI
Mary C Haywood
Dec 5, 1944 - Jan 10, 2006
Barbara Haywood
Apr 4, 1946 - December 1976
Willie Haywood
Aug 22, 1947 - September 1975
Tomi S Haywood
Mar 16, 1922 - Jan 8, 1990
Leroy Haywood
Nov 23, 1904 - Jul 4, 1989
Delmar, DE
John Haywood
Jul 17, 1908 - December 1986
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Estelle Haywood
Feb 15, 1894 - April 1969
Castro Valley, California
Lovejoy Haywood
Jan 4, 1915 - April 1972
Miami, Florida
Amos Haywood
Dec 3, 1915 - April 1974
Washington, District of Columbia
Eugene Haywood
Feb 12, 1904 - February 1971
Saint Petersburg, Florida
W Haywood
Jan 15, 1909 - September 1985
Delray Beach, Florida
Arthur Haywood
Jul 4, 1906 - April 1985
Utica, New York
David H Haywood
Jul 24, 1922 - Aug 17, 1992
Belleview, FL
Louis Haywood
Jul 1, 1922 - Nov 1, 1987
Bradley, FL
Raphael Haywood
Dec 19, 1916 - May 14, 2004
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Millie Bradwell
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Mary Cooper
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Alsada Belvin
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