Louis Hennessey

(1887 - 1980)

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Louis Hennessey
1887 - 1980
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May 31, 1887
Death
May 1980
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Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama 35401
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Louis Hennessey was born on May 31, 1887. He died in May 1980 at age 92. We know that Louis Hennessey had been residing in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama 35401.
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Louis Hennessey died in May 1980 at age 92. He was born on May 31, 1887. We are unaware of information about Louis's family or relationships. We know that Louis Hennessey had been residing in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama 35401.

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In 1887, in the year that Louis Hennessey was born, on January 20th, the US Senate gave the US Navy the right to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base. Pearl Harbor is on the island of Oahu, a part of the Hawaiian Islands. The Navy was given direction to maintain "a coaling and repair station" at the harbor.

In 1891, he was just 4 years old when on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

In 1950, Louis was 63 years old 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 1970, he was 83 years old when on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

In 1980, in the year of Louis Hennessey's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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