Louisiana Purchase O'Leary Wampler

 

 

Age: 100

 

Summary: folk figure known as the "World's Fair Baby" whose birth in a construction tent during preparations for the Louisiana Purchase Exposition was a media event in St. Louis in 1902.

 

 

Cause of Death: Pneumonia

 

Born: August 20, 1902

 

Died: June 18, 2003

 

Location: St. Louis, Missouri