Mary Lee Lyles (1926 - 2011)

Mary Lee Lyles
1926 - 2011
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Lee Lyles was born on May 11, 1926. She died on August 21, 2011 at 85 years of age. We know that Mary Lee Lyles had been residing in Oakland, Alameda County, California 94605.


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Little Rock National Cemetery Section 15 Site 347, 2523 Confederate Boulevard, in Little Rock, Arkansas 72206



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Oakland, Alameda County, California 94605


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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: T/5
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Mary Lee Lyles passed away on August 21, 2011 at 85 years old. She was buried in Little Rock National Cemetery Section 15 Site 347, Little Rock, Arkansas. She was born on May 11, 1926. There is no information about Mary's family or relationships. We know that Mary Lee Lyles had been residing in Oakland, Alameda County, California 94605.
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In 1926, in the year that Mary Lee Lyles was born, on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1943, by the time she was 17 years old, on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1950, when she was 24 years old, 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 1974, Mary was 48 years old when on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

In 1997, at the age of 71 years old, Mary was alive when on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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around 1854 - Feb 7, 1924
around 1856 - Mar 18, 1906
around 1837 - Aug 5, 1907
around 1924  - Aug 7, 1924
around 1961 - Unknown
around 1954 - Unknown
around 1960 - Unknown
around 1951 - Unknown
around 1964 - Unknown
around 1960 - Unknown
around 1957 - Unknown
around 1921 - Unknown
around 1947 - Unknown
around 1951 - Unknown
around 1949 - Unknown
around 1940 - Unknown
around 1967 - Unknown
around 1972 - Unknown
around 1975 - Unknown
Sep 26, 1916 - Feb 19, 1988

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Mar 24, 1924 - Nov 17, 2008
Nov 1, 1916 - Dec 6, 1995
Jun 23, 1914 - Jul 28, 1986
Apr 17, 1926 - Mar 22, 2010
Feb 28, 1894 - July 1981
Jun 2, 1916 - January 1986
Apr 1, 1910 - July 1979
Apr 16, 1905 - July 1986
Aug 11, 1911 - Jun 8, 1994
Jul 28, 1956 - Sep 3, 2009
Jul 31, 1961 - Sep 22, 2010
Nov 12, 1919 - Oct 28, 2001
Oct 12, 1923 - July 1960
Sep 1, 1888 - April 1968
May 24, 1926 - Jun 29, 2001
Feb 4, 1930 - May 15, 1990
May 12, 1890 - October 1977
May 2, 1920 - Apr 23, 2004
Oct 22, 1922 - September 1983
Nov 14, 1900 - January 1971

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Dec 8, 1893 - April 1980
Apr 17, 1928 - May 27, 2006
Nov 15, 1907 - Jan 10, 1997
Jan 21, 1929 - Jan 30, 2009
Dec 9, 1924 - Mar 14, 1993
Jan 28, 1910 - Apr 2, 2007
Dec 4, 1927 - May 24, 2000
Apr 3, 1906 - Apr 11, 1988
Dec 7, 1926 - Oct 12, 2004
Jun 22, 1930 - Sep 12, 2010
Mar 30, 1926 - Jun 10, 2011
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May 23, 1911 - November 1995
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