Lucile Hurst (1891 - 1979)

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Lucile Hurst
1891 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
Lucile Hurst was born on June 2, 1891. She died in August 1979 at age 88. We know that Lucile Hurst had been residing in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72202.

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Lucile Hurst passed away in August 1979 at age 88. She was born on June 2, 1891. We have no information about Lucile's family or relationships. We know that Lucile Hurst had been residing in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72202.
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In 1891, in the year that Lucile Hurst was born, 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 1924, by the time she was 33 years old, Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

In 1936, at the age of 45 years old, Lucile was alive when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1956, at the age of 65 years old, Lucile was alive when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1979, in the year of Lucile Hurst's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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Dec 17, 1949 - Oct 2, 2000
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Oct 7, 1918 - December 1964
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Jan 26, 1910 - January 1978
Brinkley, Arkansas
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Jun 24, 1954 - Feb 24, 1983
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Helena, Arkansas
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Nov 18, 1908 - Mar 31, 1998
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