Lewis Wilkerson

(1916 - 1977)

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Lewis Wilkerson
1916 - 1977
Born
May 18, 1916
Death
February 1977
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Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32234
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Lewis Wilkerson was born on May 18, 1916. He died in February 1977 at age 60. We know that Lewis Wilkerson had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32234.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Lewis Wilkerson died in February 1977 at 60 years of age. He was born on May 18, 1916. We are unaware of information about Lewis's family. We know that Lewis Wilkerson had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32234.

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In 1916, in the year that Lewis Wilkerson was born, suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

In 1927, Lewis was just 11 years old when 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

In 1940, Lewis was 24 years old when in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1952, when he was 36 years old, 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 1977, in the year of Lewis Wilkerson's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

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Aug 4, 1924 - Mar 31, 1994 1924 - 1994
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