Sylvester Wilson (1939 - 2010)

Sylvester Wilson
1939 - 2010
updated February 06, 2019
Sylvester Wilson was born on May 26, 1939. He died on September 22, 2010 at 71 years old. We know that Sylvester Wilson had been residing in Tunica, Tunica County, Mississippi 38676.
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Sylvester Wilson passed away on September 22, 2010 at 71 years old. He was born on May 26, 1939. There is no information about Sylvester's family or relationships. We know that Sylvester Wilson had been residing in Tunica, Tunica County, Mississippi 38676.
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In 1939, in the year that Sylvester Wilson was born, in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1945, when he was merely 6 years old, on February 19th, US Marines landed on the island of Iwo Jima and the Battle of Iwo Jima began. Lasting 5 weeks, it was some of the bloodiest and fiercest fighting in the Pacific theater during World War II. The occupying Japanese forces were heavily armed and there were 21,000 Japanese soldiers on the island at the beginning of the battle. Only 216 Japanese soldiers were captured afterwards - the rest had been killed in action or committed suicide. 6,800 American soldiers died but the Americans took control of the island.

In 1979, Sylvester was 40 years old when 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 1988, when he was 49 years old, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

In 1991, Sylvester was 52 years old when on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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Other Sylvester Wilsons

c. 1926 - Unknown
c. 1915 - Unknown
c. 1911 - Unknown
c. 1927 - Unknown
c. 1913 - Unknown
c. 1909 - Unknown
c. 1925 - Unknown
c. 1925 - Unknown
c. 1907 - Unknown
c. 1917 - Unknown
c. 1918 - Unknown
c. 1921 - Unknown
c. 1924 - Unknown
c. 1909 - Unknown
c. 1919 - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Aug 24, 1958 - Aug 14, 1985
Apr 12, 1931 - Jul 22, 1996
Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 5, 1958

Other Wilsons

May 7, 1942 - Dec 15, 1987
Mar 27, 1947 - Jan 12, 2011
Dec 21, 1943 - Jul 5, 2006
Jul 10, 1943 - Jun 3, 1999
Mar 7, 2002 - Jun 25, 2002
Jul 15, 1900 - January 1981
Jul 11, 1935 - February 1987
Dec 18, 1919 - Oct 31, 1995
Jan 21, 1946 - April 1983
Jun 22, 1905 - August 1972
Feb 29, 1948 - May 18, 1998
Jun 10, 1907 - Apr 1, 1994
Feb 7, 1894 - January 1979
Feb 20, 1948 - February 1972
May 1, 1947 - July 1984
Jun 29, 1948 - July 1985
Oct 16, 1946 - Jul 2, 2011
Apr 25, 1945 - July 1967
Jul 1, 1892 - March 1982
Mar 28, 1949 - Jun 12, 1999

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Mar 24, 1947 - May 28, 2006
Nov 22, 1917 - Mar 16, 1996
Jun 25, 1946 - Jun 18, 2011
Nov 30, 1904 - December 1985
Dec 19, 1899 - October 1974
Dec 28, 1918 - June 1992
Nov 15, 1886 - January 1970
Sep 17, 1931 - Jul 27, 2005
Sep 6, 1944 - July 1982
Dec 27, 1909 - January 1978
Dec 28, 1943 - Jan 31, 1998
Apr 3, 1895 - April 1978
Jun 5, 1939 - July 1987
May 8, 1888 - May 1973
May 29, 1900 - May 15, 1970
Jul 2, 1904 - September 1979
Nov 27, 1905 - Jan 14, 1997
Apr 17, 1938 - Jul 8, 2008
Mar 1, 1915 - July 1981
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