Wesley Twiggs (1923 - 1986)

Wesley Twiggs
1923 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Wesley Twiggs was born on April 13, 1923. He died in October 1986 at 63 years old. We know that Wesley Twiggs had been residing in Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10457.
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Wesley Twiggs died in October 1986 at 63 years of age. He was born on April 13, 1923. We have no information about Wesley's surviving family. We know that Wesley Twiggs had been residing in Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10457.
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In 1923, in the year that Wesley Twiggs was born, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

In 1958, by the time he was 35 years old, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1963, when he was 40 years old, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1979, when he was 56 years old, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1986, in the year of Wesley Twiggs's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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