Toy Harrison (1913 - 1990)



Toy Harrison’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Toy so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Toy’s biography.

Toy Harrison Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Toy Harrison and their immediate Harrison family. Add to Toy Harrison's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Toy.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Toy Harrison? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Did Toy move a lot? Did they emigrate from another country? Add Toy's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Toy finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Toy attend? Add education.


Share what Toy did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Toy Harrison is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Toy's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Toy's nationality.


Unknown. Was Toy a religious person? Add Toy’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Toy during various points of their life.


1913 - In the year that Toy Harrison was born, Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in March. Previously the Governor of New Jersey and President of Princeton University, he was the first Southerner to serve as President since Zachary Taylor, over 60 years previous. A Democrat, he led the U.S. during World War I and championed the League of Nations.

1930 - Toy was 17 years old when as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

1934 - When this person was 21 years old, on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

1975 - Toy was 62 years old when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

1990 - In the year of Toy Harrison's passing, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

Toy Harrison Family Tree

Who was Toy’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Toy’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Toy's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Toy Harrison
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Toy's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Toy Harrison is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Toy Harrison passed away on May 1, 1990 at 77 years old. No cause of death has been entered. Toy was born on January 17, 1913. There is no information about Toy's surviving family.


What do you remember about Toy Harrison? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Toy is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Toy Harrison


Other Biographies