Viola Lee (1914 - 1990)

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Viola Lee
1914 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Viola Lee was born on April 25, 1914. She died on June 30, 1990 at age 76. We know that Viola Lee had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York 11216.


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Viola Lee passed away on June 30, 1990 at 76 years old. She was born on April 25, 1914. We are unaware of information about Viola's immediate family. We know that Viola Lee had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York 11216.
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In 1914, in the year that Viola Lee was born, in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

In 1933, she was 19 years old when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1954, by the time she was 40 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1962, by the time she was 48 years old, lasting from October 16th - 28th, the Cuban Missile Crisis was the closest that the United States and the Soviet Union came to nuclear war. The Soviet Union had been installing a nuclear missile base in Cuba. The United States established a blockade to stop the base from being completed. Through secret negotiations, war was averted: the Soviet Union agreed to dismantle their weapons in Cuba and the United States agreed to never invade Cuba and to dismantle weapons in Turkey and Italy.

In 1990, in the year of Viola Lee's passing, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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Jun 26, 1921 - Dec 23, 1986
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Jun 24, 1914 - Aug 26, 2001
Viola B Lee
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around 1911 - Mar 9, 1944
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around 1879 - Jul 29, 1931
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around 1872 - Jan 5, 1901
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Viola D. (Lawson) Lee
Born: around 1957
Viola (Jones) Lee
Born: around 1923
Viola F. (Schuster) Lee
Born: around 1952
Viola C. (Hawkins) Lee
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Hernando, Mississippi
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Oct 28, 1907 - July 1978
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Aug 21, 1911 - Oct 6, 1995
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Feb 8, 1927 - Mar 17, 2011
West Roxbury, MA
Margaret J Lee
May 16, 1927 - Nov 16, 1999
Westland, MI
Rose M Lee
Nov 13, 1926 - Nov 19, 2004
Saint Albans, NY
Gloria Lee
Apr 26, 1926 - Mar 15, 1999
Brooklyn, NY
Kendall F Lee
Apr 11, 1928 - Aug 2, 1995
Staten Island, NY
Ann Lee
Nov 26, 1927 - December 1975
Ronkonkoma, NY
John F Lee Jr
Oct 3, 1930 - Sep 10, 2001
Glen Rock, NJ
J Lee
Oct 15, 1927 - April 1975
Lun G Lee
Mar 27, 1921 - Jan 22, 2003
Roseland, NJ
Thomas Lee
Dec 18, 1927 - September 1983
New York, NY
Cecilia A Lee
Aug 6, 1903 - Jul 23, 1999
Brooklyn, NY
Charlene D Lee
Jul 10, 1929 - Nov 24, 2002
Middletown, CA
Barbara A Lee
Mar 12, 1927 - May 16, 1999
Cable, OH
George Lee
Feb 21, 1914 - September 1964
New York
Hong P Lee
Dec 13, 1904 - Sep 23, 1999
New York, NY
Mamie Lee
Nov 30, 1895 - Jan 18, 1993
Elizabeth City, NC
Josephine Lee
Dec 25, 1916 - Dec 9, 2004
Manorville, NY
T L Lee
Dec 4, 1931 - Aug 15, 1988

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Aug 11, 1926 - Aug 25, 1989
Michael William Johnston
Sep 14, 1927 - Jun 29, 1966
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Apr 9, 1915 - January 1978
Holly Hill, SC
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Nov 6, 1925 - Feb 8, 1990
Amityville, NY
Patrick Sullivan
Dec 25, 1903 - February 1985
Williamsburg, VA
Adelaide Race
May 17, 1905 - April 1985
Brooklyn, NY
Amaza Vaughan
Jul 3, 1891 - January 1978
Brooklyn, NY
Lillie M Frazier
Apr 28, 1921 - Feb 15, 1994
Brooklyn, NY
Johnny M Vaughn
Apr 28, 1926 - Feb 25, 2004
New York, NY
Julia Basden
May 17, 1918 - November 1980
Brooklyn, NY
Caroline Moerler
Sep 21, 1912 - Jun 1, 2004
Venice, FL
Joseph J Stancarone
Jul 16, 1927 - Apr 13, 2011
Purdys, NY
Celia Schefkowitz
Dec 5, 1928 - Jan 22, 2004
Clearwater, FL
Arnold Gottlieb
Dec 18, 1926 - May 22, 1997
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Vera M Coffee
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Miami, FL
Katherine Hill
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Brooklyn, NY
Edith R Wirth
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Stamford, NY
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Mildred Scudiero
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