Walter Lewis (1924 - 1992)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Walter Lewis’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 Lewis Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Walter Lewis and his immediate Lewis family. Add to Walter Lewis'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 Lewis? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

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

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 Lewis 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

1924 - In the year that Walter Lewis was born, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

1943 - He was 19 years old when on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

1977 - When he was 53 years old, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

1978 - He was 54 years old when 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.

1992 - In the year of Walter Lewis's passing, in April, Bosnia-Herzegovina declared independence from Yugoslavia. The newly created Bosnian Serb army then began a campaign against Muslim Bosniaks and Bosnian Croats - killing, raping, torturing, beating and robbing - and resulting in the deaths of over 100,000.

Walter Lewis 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 Lewis
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 Lewis 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 Lewis died on April 19, 1992 at 67 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Walter. He was born on October 27, 1924. We have no information about Walter's family.

Memories

What do you remember about Walter Lewis? 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 Lewis

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources