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Lilly Wright (1908 - 1975)

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Lilly Wright
1908 - 1975
Born
October 26, 1908
Death
March 1975
Last Known Residence
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio 44110
Summary
Lilly Wright of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio was born on October 26, 1908, and died at age 66 years old in March 1975.
Updated: November 4, 2011
Biography ID: 56638542

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October 26, 1908
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Lilly Wright passed away at age 66 years old in March 1975. Lilly Wright of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio was born on October 26, 1908.

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Lilly Wright lived 4 years shorter than the average Wright family member when she died at the age of 66.
The average age of a Wright family member is 70.
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1908 - 1975 World Events

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In 1908, in the year that Lilly Wright was born, unemployment in the U.S. was at 8.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 2 cents while the population in the United States was 88,710,000. The world population was almost 4.4 billion.

In 1914, she was just 6 years old when in only his second big-screen appearance, Charlie Chaplin played the Little Tramp, his most famous character. The silent film was made in January and released the following year. Of the character, Chaplin said: "On the way to the wardrobe I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. I wanted everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large." The moustache was added to age his 24-year-old face without masking his expressions.

In 1921, when she was merely 13 years old, hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1966, Lilly was 58 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1975, in the year of Lilly Wright's passing, on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

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