Bonny Kingsley (1914 - 1984)

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Port Orchard, Kitsap County, Washington

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Justine Burlingame Kingsley

Justine Burlingame Kingsley

Adelbert Kingsley, Sr.

Adelbert Kingsley, Sr.

Washington County, RI group

Washington County, RI group

Edgar W Kingsley

Edgar W Kingsley

Daniel J Kingsley

Daniel J Kingsley

Helen Kingsley

Helen Kingsley

Helen Kingsley

Helen Kingsley

John R Kingsley

John R Kingsley

Ryan Kingsley

Ryan Kingsley

Chantel Kingsley

Chantel Kingsley

Nicole Kingsley Santiago

Nicole Kingsley Santiago

 Frances Jackson (Fleetwood) Kingsley

Frances Jackson (Fleetwood) Kingsley

Lillian May KINGSLEY ROBINSON

Lillian May KINGSLEY ROBINSON

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1914 - In the year that Bonny Kingsley was born, in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

1931 - At the age of 17 years old, Bonny was alive when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

1956 - She was 42 years old when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

1982 - By the time she was 68 years old, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

1984 - In the year of Bonny Kingsley's passing, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

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Bonny Kingsley passed away in April 1984 at 69 years old. There is no known cause of death. She was born on July 26, 1914. There is no information about Bonny's surviving family. We know that Bonny Kingsley had been residing in Port Orchard, Kitsap County, Washington.

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