Lillian Morris (1911 - 1984)

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Lillian Morris
1911 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Lillian Morris was born on August 13, 1911. She died in November 1984 at age 73. We know that Lillian Morris had been residing in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania 19134.


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Lillian Morris died in November 1984 at 73 years of age. She was born on August 13, 1911. We are unaware of information about Lillian's family or relationships. We know that Lillian Morris had been residing in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania 19134.
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In 1911, in the year that Lillian Morris was born, the United States Supreme Court broke up Standard Oil in May. John D. Rockefeller established Standard Oil in 1870 and it was the largest oil refinery at the time. The Supreme Court found that Standard Oil of New Jersey (one of the many iterations of Standard Oil) was guilty of "monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anticompetitive actions". The Court broke up the several entities that comprised Standard Oil and they eventually became competing firms.

In 1927, when she was 16 years old, the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1941, by the time she was 30 years old, in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1951, at the age of 40 years old, Lillian was alive when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1984, in the year of Lillian Morris's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Dec 7, 1895 - April 1968
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Apr 6, 1910 - September 1982
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Bertha Morris
Dec 7, 1892 - December 1971
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Apr 11, 1900 - January 1980
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James A Morris
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W T Morris
May 19, 1910 - Aug 29, 2000
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Dewitt Morris
Aug 18, 1882 - July 1968
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Roland Morris
Jan 1, 1897 - December 1980
Aston, PA
Blanche M Morris
Jul 7, 1902 - Jul 8, 1996
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Dec 18, 1913 - Nov 14, 2002
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Virgil Morris
Dec 27, 1907 - Jan 15, 1998
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William G Morris
Sep 11, 1909 - Apr 4, 1997
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Lewis Morris
Aug 22, 1917 - Sep 29, 1999
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Joseph Morris
Jan 27, 1915 - April 1971
Louis Morris
Feb 28, 1899 - October 1963

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