Robert Lynn Myers (1935 - 2009)

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La Puente, Los Angeles County, California

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Patsy Anne Davidson

Patsy Anne Davidson

Lester Myers and Family

Lester Myers and Family

Wilma Louise (Baker) Myers

Wilma Louise (Baker) Myers

Valrea Marie (Winters) Myers

Valrea Marie (Winters) Myers

Maurine H Myers

Maurine H Myers

Genevieve G Myers familly

Genevieve G Myers familly

Genevieve G Myers

Genevieve G Myers

Shirley Hudson

Shirley Hudson

Hazel Ellen (Hanson) Torgerson Myers

Hazel Ellen (Hanson) Torgerson Myers

Gloria Jean (Miller) Myers

Gloria Jean (Miller) Myers

Gloria Jean (Miller) Myers

Gloria Jean (Miller) Myers

James Alfred Myers

James Alfred Myers

Edna Mae (Myers) Waltrip

Edna Mae (Myers) Waltrip

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Lawrence Martin Myers Patsy Anne Davidson Lester Myers and Family Wilma Louise (Baker) Myers

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1935 - In the year that Robert Lynn Myers was born, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

1936 - By the time he was just 1 year old, 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".

1986 - When he was 51 years old, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

1994 - By the time he was 59 years old, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

1995 - Robert was 60 years old when on May 19th, the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil - before 9/11 - took place in Oklahoma City. A truck bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown - killing 68 people, injuring more than 680 others, and destroying one-third of the building. The most disturbing images were of children - a daycare center was hit by the bomb. The deadliest incident of domestic terrorism ever, Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier were convicted of the bombing.

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Robert Lynn Myers passed away on January 26, 2009 at 73 years old. There is no known cause of death for Robert. He was born on September 5, 1935. There is no information about Robert's family or relationships. We know that Robert Lynn Myers had been residing in La Puente, Los Angeles County, California.

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