Lourene Cates (1917 - 2003)

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Lourene Cates
1917 - 2003
September 13, 1917
November 10, 2003
Last Known Residence
Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas 72364
Lourene Cates was born on September 13, 1917. Lourene died on November 10, 2003 at 86 years of age. We know that Lourene Cates had been residing in Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas 72364.
Updated: November 5, 2011
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Lourene Cates died on November 10, 2003 at 86 years old. Lourene was born on September 13, 1917. There is no information about Lourene's family or relationships. We know that Lourene Cates had been residing in Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas 72364.

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In 1917, in the year that Lourene Cates was born, "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

In 1947, this person was 30 years old when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1963, at the age of 46 years old, Lourene was alive 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.

In 1975, this person was 58 years old when in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1982, by the time this person was 65 years old, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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