Leroy Wilson

18 October 1931–1998 (Age 66)
United States

The Life Summary of Leroy

Leroy Wilson was born on 18 October 1931, in United States. He died in 1998, in Trenton, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 67.

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World Events (3)

1932
Age 1
Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1954 · Worlds Largest Christmas Store
Age 23
Wally Bronner opened what would become the world's largest Christmas Store in 1954 as a result of successfully creating custom Christmas panels for city lampposts. Since then, the Frankenmuth store has expanded to a 27 acre landscaped lot with over 50,000 Christmas related items in his store. Bronner's attracts over two million guests per year.
1957 · Mighty Mac
Age 26
"The 26,372 foot Mackinac Bridge was built to span the Straits of Mackinac which connects the Upper and Lower Peninsulas of the state of Michigan. Nicknamed ""Mighty Mac,"" the bridge was designed by engineer David B. Steinman and is the longest suspension bridge between anchorages in the Western Hemisphere. The bridge opened on November 1, 1957."

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the personal name Will , a very common medieval short form of William .

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

Possible Related Names

Will
William
Willson

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