Oliver Windell Lacey (1939 - 2000)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Oliver Windell Lacey’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Oliver so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Oliver’s biography.

Oliver Windell Lacey Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Oliver Windell Lacey and his immediate Lacey family. Add to Oliver Windell Lacey's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Oliver.

Burial / Funeral

Riverside National Cemetery
Section BB Row E Site 267,
22495 Van Buren Boulevard, Riverside, Ca

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Oliver move a lot? Did he emigrate from another country? Add Oliver's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Oliver finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Oliver attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Oliver did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

Branch of service: Us Air Force
Rank attained: MSGT
Wars/Conflicts: Vietnam

Middle name

Windell

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Oliver's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Oliver's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Oliver a religious man? Add Oliver’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Oliver during various points of his life.

Timeline

1939 - In the year that Oliver Windell Lacey was born, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

1949 - When he was just 10 years old, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

1978 - When he was 39 years old, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

1982 - When he was 43 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.

1994 - Oliver was 55 years old when on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

Oliver Windell Lacey Family Tree

Who was Oliver’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Oliver’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Oliver's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Oliver Windell Lacey
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Oliver's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Oliver Windell Lacey is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Oliver Windell Lacey passed away on August 26, 2000 at age 60. There is no known cause of death. He was buried in Riverside National Cemetery Section BB Row E Site 267, Riverside, Ca. He was born on August 29, 1939. We have no information about Oliver's immediate family.

Memories

What do you remember about Oliver Windell Lacey? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Oliver is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Oliver Windell Lacey

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources