Wendell C Epley (1915 - 1999)

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Wendell C Epley
1915 - 1999
updated February 06, 2019
Wendell C Epley was born on June 10, 1915. He died on October 16, 1999 at 84 years old. We know that Wendell C Epley had been residing in Green Forest, Carroll County, Arkansas 72638.


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Wendell C Epley died on October 16, 1999 at 84 years of age. He was born on June 10, 1915. There is no information about Wendell's surviving family. We know that Wendell C Epley had been residing in Green Forest, Carroll County, Arkansas 72638.
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In 1915, in the year that Wendell C Epley was born, Audrey Munson, playing a model for a sculptor in the film "Inspiration", became the first actress to shed her clothes on screen. Fearing that banning the film would mean that censors would also have to "ban Renaissance art" the film was released, with Munson in the nude scenes and a stand-in doing the acting. (Munson had previously been "America's First Supermodel" and posed nude as the model for many famous artworks.) The film was a hit with audiences.

In 1921, by the time he was just 6 years old, the silent film The Sheik, directed by George Melford and starring Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres (also featuring Adolphe Menjou) debuted on October 21st. Critics weren't enthusiastic but the public loved it - in the first few weeks 125,000 people had seen the movie - and it eventually exceeded $1 million in ticket sales. And Rudolph Valentino, an Italian American, became the heartthrob of a female generation.

In 1931, when he was 16 years old, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1966, Wendell was 51 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1974, he was 59 years old when on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

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Richard Epley
Apr 8, 1908 - April 1968
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Minnie A Epley
Mar 23, 1907 - Jul 11, 1993
Prairie Grove, AR
Vivian C Epley
Aug 18, 1929 - Nov 16, 2003
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Evelyn R Epley
Jun 22, 1911 - Nov 3, 2000
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Aubrey Eugene Epley
Jan 15, 1933 - Oct 6, 2010
Stevensville, Montana
Martin R Epley
Aug 30, 1918 - Dec 24, 1991
Lillie M Epley
Oct 7, 1888 - Dec 13, 1991
Walter Epley
Feb 14, 1910 - March 1974
La Porte, Indiana
Audrey L Epley
Feb 24, 1923 - Aug 16, 2007
Green Forest, AR
Thaddus M Epley
Apr 9, 1920 - Sep 19, 1999
Green Forest, AR
Gerald E Epley
Jul 14, 1944 - Mar 4, 1992
C F Epley
Mar 16, 1916 - Mar 7, 1999
Modesto, CA

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