Ralph Leonard

(1900 - 1968)

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Ralph Leonard
1900 - 1968
Born
October 23, 1900
Death
December 1968
Last Known Residence
Oakland, Alameda County, California 94612
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Ralph Leonard was born on October 23, 1900. He died in December 1968 at age 68. We know that Ralph Leonard had been residing in Oakland, Alameda County, California 94612.
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Ralph Leonard passed away in December 1968 at 68 years old. He was born on October 23, 1900. There is no information about Ralph's surviving family. We know that Ralph Leonard had been residing in Oakland, Alameda County, California 94612.

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In 1900, in the year that Ralph Leonard was born, a massive hurricane, known as the Great Galveston hurricane, hit Galveston Texas. Winds hit up to 145 miles an hour (category 4) and it remains the single most deadly event in U.S. history. Between 6,000 and 12,000 died (most estimates are around 8,000 dead). The population of Galveston at the time was about 36,000 people in 1900.

In 1932, Ralph was 32 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1941, he was 41 years old when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1958, he was 58 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1968, in the year of Ralph Leonard's passing, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

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