Lawrence Gerald Lausten

1938–1972 (Age 33)
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life of Lawrence Gerald

Lawrence Gerald Lausten was born on 3 December 1938, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. He married Patricia Ann Neeb on 13 June 1961, in St. Clair, Missouri, United States. He died on 17 July 1972, in Orange, California, United States, at the age of 33.

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Lawrence Gerald Lausten
1938–1972
Patricia Ann Neeb
1940–1991
Marriage: 13 June 1961

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
13 June 1961
St. Clair, Missouri, United States

World Events (3)

1941

Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 3

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1943 · The Detroit Race Riots

Age 5

The 1943 Detroit Race Riot started on the evening of June 20 and lasted through June 22. It occurred in a period of dramatic social tensions associated with the military buildup of World War II, as Detroit's automotive industry was converted to the war effort. What fueled the fire the most was the arrival of nearly 400,000 migrants, both African-American and White Southerners, and the competition for space and jobs. It was suppressed after 6,000 federal troops were ordered into the city to restore peace. A total of 34 people were killed, 25 of them African-Americans and most at the hands of white police or National Guardsmen; 433 were wounded, 75 percent of them African-American.

Name Meaning

German: nickname for an eavesdropper or nosy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German lūstern ‘to eavesdrop’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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