Lois Knipe (1928 - 1985)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Lois Knipe’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Lois so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Lois’s biography.

Lois Knipe Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Lois Knipe and her immediate Knipe family. Add to Lois Knipe's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Lois.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Lois Knipe? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Lois finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Lois attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Lois did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Lois Knipe is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Lois's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Lois's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Lois a religious woman? Add Lois’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Lois during various points of her life.

Timeline

1928 - In the year that Lois Knipe was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

1932 - Lois was merely 4 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

1959 - At the age of 31 years old, Lois was alive when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

1963 - She was 35 years old when the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

1985 - In the year of Lois Knipe's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

Lois Knipe Family Tree

Who was Lois’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Lois’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Lois's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Lois Knipe
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Lois's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Lois Knipe is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Lois Knipe died in January 1985 at age 56. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on September 23, 1928. We are unaware of information about Lois's family. We know that Lois Knipe had been residing in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Lois Knipe? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Lois is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Lois Knipe

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources