Shirlee Spector (1922 - 1996)

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Shirlee Spector
1922 - 1996
updated February 06, 2019
Shirlee Spector was born on May 31, 1922. She died in January 1996 at 73 years old. We know that Shirlee Spector had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60645.

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Shirlee Spector passed away in January 1996 at 73 years of age. She was born on May 31, 1922. We are unaware of information about Shirlee's immediate family. We know that Shirlee Spector had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60645.
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1922 - 1996 World Events

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In 1922, in the year that Shirlee Spector was born, the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

In 1957, at the age of 35 years old, Shirlee was alive when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1960, when she was 38 years old, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1979, when she was 57 years old, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1996, in the year of Shirlee Spector'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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Morris Spector
Feb 4, 1883 - October 1968
Elgin, Illinois
Ruth L Spector
Mar 6, 1919 - Nov 19, 2001
Skokie, IL
Pearl Spector
Sep 6, 1904 - August 1984
Los Angeles, California
Gerald G Spector
Jun 11, 1930 - Sep 21, 2002
Sun City Center, FL
Barbara R Spector
Feb 2, 1930 - January 1995
Iowa City, IA
Lucille M Spector
Mar 19, 1930 - Jul 21, 2000
Northbrook, IL
Simon Spector
Jul 4, 1915 - Aug 29, 1996
Buffalo Grove, IL
Julius Spector
Aug 25, 1899 - March 1971
Chicago, Illinois
Harry Spector
May 15, 1914 - Nov 24, 1996
Miami, FL
Jack Spector
Aug 10, 1917 - May 14, 2011
Milwaukee, WI
Mary A Spector
Oct 3, 1909 - Jan 24, 2006
Lincolnwood, IL
Marcia K Spector
Aug 4, 1915 - Nov 13, 1999
Madison, WI
Darleen M Spector
Feb 6, 1926 - Aug 2, 2001
Saint Petersburg, FL
Marilyn G Spector
Apr 7, 1931 - Dec 12, 1993
Houston, TX
Myndal W Spector
Jan 28, 1912 - May 17, 1992
Chicago, IL
Morton Spector
Jun 12, 1925 - August 1979
Cecile Spector
Jun 30, 1925 - March 1984
Chicago, Illinois
Eva Spector
Dec 6, 1910 - June 1982
Evanston, Illinois
Ruth E Spector
Jul 16, 1923 - Jun 24, 2005
Peoria, IL
Ellyn Spector
Jan 29, 1909 - Aug 2, 2005
Hollywood, FL

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Jeannette H Holzer
Feb 17, 1923 - Feb 8, 1998
Surprise, AZ
Catherine B Hogan
Feb 24, 1922 - Aug 20, 2001
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Ann M Lis
Jun 5, 1917 - May 12, 2005
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Jesse Salas
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Joanne K Timms
Jun 29, 1922 - Dec 2, 2008
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Milton F Dubczak
Sep 21, 1923 - Nov 9, 2003
Chicago, IL
David Lasser
Jan 31, 1922 - May 28, 2009
Morrisville, PA
Christine Williams
Jul 23, 1915 - March 1990
Chicago, IL
Susan v Cornell
Apr 29, 1921 - Feb 17, 1999
Sebring, FL
Mike Basavage
Sep 29, 1917 - January 1984
Rice Lake, Wisconsin
Willa W Adams
Jul 26, 1921 - Nov 26, 1997
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Jean B Miller
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Mar 9, 1922 - May 30, 2011
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