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Roger Wayne Greene (1951 - 1996)

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Roger Wayne Greene
1951 - 1996
Born
April 1951
Springfield, Greene County, Missouri United States
Death
September 2, 1996
Fellows Lake in Greene County, Missouri United States
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Springfield, Greene County, Missouri United States
Summary
Roger Wayne Greene was born in April 1951 in Springfield, Missouri United States. He is the child of Geraldine L. Watson and Gomer Leroy Greene, with siblings Linda and Janet. According to his family tree, Roger was father to 2 children. He married Lolita Romualdo on March 27, 1972 in Central Luzon Philippines and they later divorced. He also married Lisa Ferrence and they later divorced. They had a child Darad Smith. Roger's partner was Angela Dela Cruz and they later separated. They had a child Roger Janssen. He died on September 2, 1996 at Fellows Lake, Missouri United States at 45 years of age.
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Roger Wayne Greene
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Springfield, Greene County, Missouri United States
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September 2, 1996
Fordland, Webster County, Missouri United States 65652
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Will Rogers High School (Tulsa, Oklahoma) Southwestern Missouri State University (Springfield, Missouri)

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He held 3 patents on some inventions he had made. One of them was for a flashlight that can be worn on the head. He also held 3 masters degrees.

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U.S. Marine Corps Vietnam 69-72 U.S. Navy 79-81
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Married: March 27, 1972
Cause of Separation: Divorce
Married at: Zambales, Central Luzon Philippines
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Roger Wayne Greene, father to 2 children, died on September 2, 1996 at Fellows Lake, Missouri United States at 45 years of age. He was buried in Fordland, Missouri United States. Roger was born in April 1951 in Springfield, Missouri United States. He is the child of Geraldine L. Watson and Gomer Leroy Greene, with siblings Linda and Janet. According to his family tree, he married Lolita Romualdo on March 27, 1972 in Central Luzon Philippines and they later divorced. He would also marry Lisa Ferrence and they later divorced. They had a child Darad Smith. Roger's partner was Angela Dela Cruz and they later separated. They had a child Roger Janssen.
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In 1951, in the year that Roger Wayne Greene was born, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1964, he was just 13 years old when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1979, at the age of 28 years old, Roger was alive when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1980, he was 29 years old when on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

In 1996, in the year of Roger Wayne Greene's passing, on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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