Lucy Powers (1942 - 1987)

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Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah

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Carol E (McDurmon) Powers

Carol E (McDurmon) Powers

Kaleigh Powers

Kaleigh Powers

Kaleigh Powers

Kaleigh Powers

Kaleigh Powers

Kaleigh Powers

Joseph "Trey" Powers

Joseph "Trey" Powers

Rhonda Lynn (Powers) Retter

Rhonda Lynn (Powers) Retter

Martin and Agnes Zak Family

Martin and Agnes Zak Family

Judy L Powers

Judy L Powers

Judy L Powers

Judy L Powers

Russell Denver Powers

Russell Denver Powers

Irene Louise Powers

Irene Louise Powers

Rodney S Powers family

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Rodney S Powers

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1942 - In the year that Lucy Powers was born, from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

1961 - When she was 19 years old, on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

1977 - She was 35 years old when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

1985 - Lucy was 43 years old when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

1987 - In the year of Lucy Powers's passing, 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%).

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Lucy Powers passed away in December 1987 at 45 years old. There is no known cause of death for Lucy. She was born on July 11, 1942. We are unaware of information about Lucy's immediate family. We know that Lucy Powers had been residing in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah.

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