Willie Marie (West) Wright (1914 - 1976)

Willie Marie (West) Wright
1914 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Willie Marie (West) Wright, mother to 5 children, was born on March 26, 1914. She was born into the West family and married into the Wright family. She married Fred William Wright, and they gave birth to Patricia Jean Wright, Essie Mae (Wright) Stubbs, Freddie Eugene Wright, Jennifer K. (Wright) Poage, and Ronnie Wright. Willie died on June 15, 1976 at 62 years old.
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Aug 21, 1914 - Jun 24, 1973

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May 12, 1935 - Feb 12, 1938
Sep 14, 1933 - Dec 20, 2012
Jul 19, 1942 - Dec 5, 1989
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Willie Marie (West) Wright, mother to 5 children, passed away on June 15, 1976 at 62 years of age. She was born on March 26, 1914. She married Fred William Wright, and they gave birth to Patricia Jean Wright, Essie Mae (Wright) Stubbs, Freddie Eugene Wright, Jennifer K. (Wright) Poage, and Ronnie Wright.
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In 1914, in the year that Willie Marie (West) Wright was born, in August, the world's first red and green traffic lights were installed at the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. The electric traffic light had been invented by a policeman in Salt Lake City Utah in 1912.

In 1924, at the age of merely 10 years old, Willie was alive when Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

In 1932, at the age of 18 years old, Willie was alive when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1944, she was 30 years old when on November 7th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a fourth term as President of the United States. Running against Thomas Dewey, Governor of New York, Roosevelt won 53.4 of the popular vote, Dewey got 45.9%.

In 1976, in the year of Willie Marie (West) Wright's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

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