Lucy Buck (1913 - 1991)

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William Amos Buck

William Amos Buck

Capt. Ernst Holt Buck

Capt. Ernst Holt Buck

Sharri Lynne Buck

Sharri Lynne Buck

Horace R. and Mary Easton Buck

Horace R. and Mary Easton Buck

Charles Lunsford Neville Buck

Charles Lunsford Neville Buck

Mary Elizabeth Buck Hatch

Mary Elizabeth Buck Hatch

Rebecca Ann (Robertson) Buck

Rebecca Ann (Robertson) Buck

John Hickman Buck

John Hickman Buck

Capt. Ernst Holt Buck

Capt. Ernst Holt Buck

Janet Urquhart Buck Daily

Janet Urquhart Buck Daily

Jason Matthew Buck

Jason Matthew Buck

Mary (Poole), Charles, & Mary Lee Buck

Mary (Poole), Charles, & Mary Lee Buck

Mary Isabel Poole Buck

Mary Isabel Poole Buck

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Charles Warren Buck William Amos Buck Capt. Ernst Holt Buck Sharri Lynne Buck

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1913 - In the year that Lucy Buck was born, Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in March. Previously the Governor of New Jersey and President of Princeton University, he was the first Southerner to serve as President since Zachary Taylor, over 60 years previous. A Democrat, he led the U.S. during World War I and championed the League of Nations.

1947 - She was 34 years old when in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

1960 - Lucy was 47 years old when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

1987 - Lucy was 74 years old when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

1991 - In the year of Lucy Buck's passing, on November 7th, legendary basketball player Magic Johnson announced that he had HIV. In 1991, the public was confused about the difference between HIV and AIDS (HIV is a virus that can lead to AIDS) and there was little treatment for either. Most thought that Johnson would die within a year or so. Also, the transmission of AIDS wasn't understood so he had to retire from basketball. Magic Johnson is still alive and well.

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Lucy Buck died in May 1991 at age 78. There is no known cause of death for Lucy. She was born on April 12, 1913. We are unaware of information about Lucy's surviving family.

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