Pallas Root (1922 - 1991)

Pallas Root
1922 - 1991
updated February 06, 2019
Pallas Root, father to 6 children, was born on November 14, 1922 in Lynch, Kentucky. He was born to James Root and Maggie Childers Root, with siblings Beve, Fount, Nannie, and George. He married Billie Jean Miracle Root, and they gave birth to Henry Arthur Root, Priscilla Rose Root Smith, and Lola Lynn Root. Pallas's partner was Billie Miracle, and they gave birth to Lola Lynn Root, Priscilla Rose Root Smith, and Henry Arthur Root. Pallas died around July 20, 1991 in Barbourville, Kentucky at 68 years old.


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Pallas Root

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Pallas Root was born on in Lynch, Harlan County, Kentucky United States


Pallas Root died in Barbourville, Knox County, Kentucky United States

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at Betty Frost Cemetary, in Woollum, Knox County, Kentucky



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United States of America


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Barbourville, Knox County, Kentucky United States


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Worked at the Elkhart Lumber and Sawmill in Elkhart, Indiana and was a Carpenter

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United States Army .. Was in World War 2

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Jul 2, 1899 - December 1987


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around Apr 7, 1972 - Unknown
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around Apr 15, 1939 - Unknown


around Oct 23, 1967 - around Oct 23, 1967
Jan 12, 1969 - Unknown
around Apr 7, 1972 - Unknown


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Pallas Root, father to 6 children, passed away around July 20, 1991 in Barbourville, Kentucky at age 68. He was buried in Betty Frost Cemetary, Woollum, Kentucky. He was born on November 14, 1922 in Lynch, Kentucky. He was born to James Root and Maggie Childers Root, with siblings Beve, Fount, Nannie, and George. Pallas married Billie Jean Miracle Root, and they gave birth to Henry Arthur Root, Priscilla Rose Root Smith, and Lola Lynn Root. Pallas's partner was Billie Miracle, and they gave birth to Lola Lynn Root, Priscilla Rose Root Smith, and Henry Arthur Root.
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1922 - 1991 World Events

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In 1922, in the year that Pallas Root was born, from October 22nd - 29th, 3,000 men of Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party marched on Rome. (Mussolini waited in Milan, he did not participate in the March.) The day after the March Mussolini went to Rome and the King of Italy handed over power to Mussolini, in part because he was supported by the military, the business class, and the right-wing factions of Italy.

In 1936, he was just 14 years old 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 1944, at the age of 22 years old, Pallas was alive when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1969, when he was 47 years old, in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

In 1991, in the year of Pallas Root's passing, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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Feb 29, 1932 - Jul 2, 2009
Nov 9, 1932 - March 1987
Dec 22, 1947 - Oct 20, 2007
Jul 2, 1899 - December 1987
Mar 10, 1902 - August 1984
Sep 11, 1907 - February 1972
Jun 22, 1921 - May 1984
Feb 6, 1926 - Nov 21, 2009
Jul 7, 1922 - October 1979
Feb 20, 1916 - July 1986
Apr 4, 1928 - Sep 2, 2005
May 27, 1927 - Jun 15, 1988
Nov 28, 1900 - Aug 1, 1990
Jun 5, 1903 - June 1981

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