Walter Lacy (1943 - 1987)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Walter Lacy Biography & Family History

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

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Walter.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

Share what Walter did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Walter Lacy is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Walter's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Walter's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Walter a religious man? Add Walter’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Walter during various points of his life.

Timeline

1943 - In the year that Walter Lacy was born, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

1957 - He was only 14 years old 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.

1962 - By the time he was 19 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.

1969 - When he was 26 years old, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

1987 - In the year of Walter Lacy's passing, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

Walter Lacy Family Tree

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

Walter's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Walter Lacy
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

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

Walter Lacy died in August 1987 at age 43. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on November 8, 1943. There is no information about Walter's family or relationships. We know that Walter Lacy had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Walter Lacy

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources