Walter Easley (1937 - 1978)

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Walter Easley
1937 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Walter Easley was born on June 17, 1937. He died on July 9, 1978 at 41 years old.

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Long Island National Cemetery Section 2B Site 2563, 2040 Wellwood Avenue, in Farmingdale, New York 11735

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Branch of service: Us Air Force
Rank attained: A/3C

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Walter Easley died on July 9, 1978 at 41 years of age. He was buried in Long Island National Cemetery Section 2B Site 2563, Farmingdale, New York. He was born on June 17, 1937. We are unaware of information about Walter's family.
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1937 - 1978 World Events

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In 1937, in the year that Walter Easley was born, on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1948, when he was only 11 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1959, Walter was 22 years old when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1965, by the time he was 28 years old, from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1978, in the year of Walter Easley's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Walter A Easley
Born: around 1924
California, United States
Walter F Easley
Born: around 1911
California, United States
Walter W Easley
Born: around 1921
Mississippi, United States
Walter F Easley
Born: around 1917
West Virginia, United States
Walter T Easley
Born: around 1919
Pennsylvania, United States
Walter G Easley
Born: around 1927
Washington, United States
Walter H Jr Easley
Born: around 1917
Texas, United States
Walter S Easley
Died: Jul 19, 1937
Walter H. Easley Jr
Born: around 1918
TX
Walter W Easley
Aug 27, 1921 - Oct 8, 1990
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Jun 30, 1924 - December 1973

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Aug 7, 1887 - November 1963
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Sep 16, 1905 - Aug 28, 1995
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Jul 30, 1956 - August 1976
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Jan 22, 1910 - Feb 23, 1989
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George Easley
Jul 6, 1920 - December 1984
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James Ervin Easley
Aug 30, 1918 - May 13, 2010
Hughson, California
Winfred W Easley
Jun 5, 1920 - Apr 18, 1997
Sonoma, CA
Eldora A Easley
Mar 17, 1917 - May 1, 1989
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Ruby Easley
Sep 23, 1915 - Aug 15, 1999
Colton, CA
Beatrice v Easley
Apr 25, 1914 - Jul 7, 2002
Siloam Springs, AR
Mary Easley
Mar 3, 1902 - Apr 4, 1997
Napa, CA
Jacquelyn Ruth Easley
Oct 12, 1926 - Oct 4, 2006
Daly City, California
Edith M Easley
Apr 12, 1913 - Dec 2, 1999
Drain, OR
Lois M Easley
Oct 29, 1929 - Aug 14, 2004
Pittsburg, CA
Isabelle Easley
Aug 25, 1917 - Nov 8, 1996
Terra Bella, CA
Noah Easley
Jan 8, 1902 - January 1969
Visalia, California
Barbara E Easley
Jan 6, 1923 - Sep 21, 1998
Sonoma, CA
Phillip Douglas Easley
Jun 9, 1975 - Aug 9, 2009
Nevada
James Easley
Jan 21, 1891 - August 1962
California
John Easley
Nov 7, 1891 - May 1982
Los Angeles, California

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