Lillie Pressley (1931 - 1970)

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Lillie Pressley
1931 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
Lillie Pressley was born on February 22, 1931. She died in May 1970 at age 39.


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Lillie Pressley passed away in May 1970 at age 39. She was born on February 22, 1931. We are unaware of information about Lillie's family or relationships.
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In 1931, in the year that Lillie Pressley was born, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1947, at the age of 16 years old, Lillie was alive when on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

In 1950, at the age of 19 years old, Lillie was alive when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1965, Lillie was 34 years old when from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1970, in the year of Lillie Pressley's passing, on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

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Aug 2, 1923 - Jun 27, 2000
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Minnie Lee Pressley
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Fedonia Pressley
Aug 23, 1905 - Apr 25, 1990
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Annie B Pressley
Jan 3, 1910 - Aug 5, 1992
Utica, NY
Susanna Pressley
Sep 15, 1909 - November 1971
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Tonjar Aneta Pressley
Jun 20, 1970 - Mar 26, 2011
Pensacola, Florida
Christine Y Pressley
Jun 22, 1940 - Jan 3, 1990
Lakeland, FL
Foie L Pressley
May 8, 1938 - Aug 1, 2001
Cleveland, TN
Christophe M Pressley
Sep 3, 1964 - Jul 9, 1998
Bluff City, TN
Ben Pressley
Nov 25, 1926 - Jun 1, 1992
Philadelphia, PA
Marc L Pressley
Oct 20, 1948 - May 23, 2005
Lakeland, FL
Lora C Pressley
Nov 21, 1908 - Apr 7, 2003
Brooksville, FL
Linda G Pressley
Oct 25, 1952 - Nov 14, 2006
Jacksonville, FL
Brenda Joyce Pressley
Oct 22, 1953 - Apr 23, 2010
Crystal River, Florida
Robert Pressley
Sep 28, 1908 - May 1980
Rockledge, Florida
Ronald H Pressley
May 28, 1956 - Apr 9, 2006
Hawthorne, FL
Gertrude A Pressley
Apr 2, 1921 - Mar 1, 2006
Milton, FL
Mary E Pressley
Aug 22, 1921 - Mar 22, 2003
Canton, OH

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