William G Lee (1899 - 1995)

William G Lee
1899 - 1995
updated February 06, 2019
William G Lee was born on July 3, 1899. He died on July 13, 1995 at 96 years of age. We know that William G Lee had been residing in Massapequa Park, Nassau County, New York 11762.


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William G Lee passed away on July 13, 1995 at 96 years old. He was born on July 3, 1899. We are unaware of information about William's family or relationships. We know that William G Lee had been residing in Massapequa Park, Nassau County, New York 11762.
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In 1899, in the year that William G Lee was born, the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

In 1904, at the age of just 5 years old, William was alive when the Russo-Japanese war began. The Russian Empire and the Japanese Empire began fighting over the territories of Manchuria and Korea. Russia wanted a warm water port on the Pacific Ocean while Japan feared growing encroachment from Russia into Asia. So the Japan fleet launched a surprise attack on the Russian Navy and a one year war began. President Roosevelt of the United States brokered peace between the two nations. It was the first time in the modern era that an Asian power showed its dominance over a European power.

In 1919, at the age of 20 years old, William was alive when in Norfolk Virginia, the first rotary dial telephones were introduced by the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T), making it easier to make a call without an operator.

In 1963, when he was 64 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 1995, in the year of William G Lee's passing, on May 19th, the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil - before 9/11 - took place in Oklahoma City. A truck bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown - killing 68 people, injuring more than 680 others, and destroying one-third of the building. The most disturbing images were of children - a daycare center was hit by the bomb. The deadliest incident of domestic terrorism ever, Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier were convicted of the bombing.

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around 1879 - Mar 24, 1917
around 1912 - Dec 10, 1943
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around 1891 - May 9, 1915
around 1915 - Jul 5, 1942
around 1899 - Apr 12, 1918
around 1892 - Oct 9, 1916
around 1886 - Dec 29, 1917
around 1920 - Jan 30, 1942
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