Charles Graves (1909 - 1986)

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Charles Graves
1909 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Charles Graves was born on July 5, 1909. He died in November 1986 at 77 years old. We know that Charles Graves had been residing in Longview, Cowlitz County, Washington 98632.


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Charles Graves died in November 1986 at 77 years of age. He was born on July 5, 1909. There is no information about Charles's family. We know that Charles Graves had been residing in Longview, Cowlitz County, Washington 98632.
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In 1909, in the year that Charles Graves was born, Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

In 1923, at the age of just 14 years old, Charles was alive when on August 2, President Warren G. Harding died in office, apparently of a heart attack. He was staying at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco after completing a nationwide tour. Suffering from cramps, indigestion, a fever and shortness of breath, his doctor thought he had food poisoning. After several days of being ill, he suddenly shuddered, slumped over, and died. There were rumors of foul play (some thought that his wife had poisoned him because of his affairs) but no evidence has ever been found.

In 1958, at the age of 49 years old, Charles was alive when on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1962, by the time he was 53 years old, on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1986, in the year of Charles Graves's passing, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

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Charles Dean Graves
Born: Sep 26, 1981
Charles Sydney Graves
Died: Jun 10, 1917
Charles Stanley Graves
around 1897 - Oct 15, 1918
Charles Sidney Graves
around 1922 - Nov 26, 1943
Charles Septimus Aliband Graves
around 1914 - Jun 24, 1944
Charles Robert Graves
around 1894 - Sep 3, 1916
Charles Leon Graves
Died: Sep 18, 1916
Charles Lee Graves
Died: Apr 24, 1917
Charles James Graves
around 1911 - Dec 31, 1942
Charles Henry Graves
around 1876 - Jul 23, 1916
Charles Frederick Graves
around 1905 - Dec 15, 1944
Charles Everett Graves
around 1886 - Jun 4, 1919
Charles Ernest Graves
around 1895 - Apr 18, 1918
Charles Edward Graves
around 1876 - May 24, 1915
Charles Graves
around 1895 - Sep 20, 1916
Charles R Graves
Born: around 1926
Tennessee, United States
Charles S Graves
Born: around 1925
New Jersey, United States
Charles J Graves
Born: around 1924
New Jersey, United States
Charles S Graves
Born: around 1912
California, United States

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James L Graves
Apr 9, 1897 - Jun 15, 1972
Houston, TX
Henry Graves
Apr 8, 1908 - May 1973
Port Townsend, Washington
Vida Graves
Aug 4, 1896 - June 1987
Ashland, Oregon
Kathryn Graves
Sep 19, 1892 - February 1975
Yakima, Washington
Cecil Graves
Oct 1, 1894 - October 1964
E Kenneth Graves
May 26, 1916 - August 1980
Ephrata, Washington
Frank Graves
Jan 29, 1883 - February 1964
Barbara B Graves
Sep 28, 1922 - Feb 9, 2002
Newman Lake, WA
Ruth H Graves
Aug 28, 1907 - Apr 5, 1992
Wenatchee, WA
Maryam Graves
Sep 2, 1913 - February 1994
Mission, TX
Georgia M Graves
Jan 19, 1910 - Oct 19, 1995
Pacifica, CA
Mary G Graves
Sep 6, 1924 - Oct 23, 1991
Howard E Graves
Aug 20, 1927 - Apr 5, 1997
Long Beach, WA
Lena Graves
Sep 26, 1889 - December 1973
Tacoma, Washington
Lillie M Graves
Nov 11, 1908 - Feb 22, 1998
Longview, WA
Harding Graves
Mar 23, 1900 - July 1976
Walnut Creek, California
Persel T Graves
Jul 25, 1926 - Jan 26, 2007
McCleary, WA
Jewel W Graves
Apr 16, 1928 - Aug 26, 2000
Tacoma, WA
Doris Graves
Dec 30, 1913 - October 1972
Cashmere, Washington
Jeff Graves
Aug 30, 1882 - November 1964

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Oct 21, 1881 - September 1962
Edward D Taylor
Mar 8, 1905 - Apr 23, 2001
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Nov 30, 1912 - Dec 7, 1999
Centralia, WA
Dave Mccollum
Dec 2, 1917 - July 1984
Norman E Rasmussen
Sep 16, 1916 - May 12, 1996
Chehalis, WA
George Hepburn
Jul 1, 1902 - August 1983
Tacoma, Washington
Joseph A Bricker
Dec 31, 1906 - Apr 27, 2005
Beaverton, OR
Gladys C Gibson
Jan 19, 1907 - Jan 31, 1995
Seattle, WA
Harriet K Ploeger
Oct 28, 1917 - Aug 18, 2004
Ruth E Scheinost
Dec 1, 1914 - Aug 1, 2000
Yakima, WA
Howard Harder
Jul 14, 1912 - March 1986
Renton, Washington
Frances Hemphill
Jun 21, 1898 - November 1974
Friday Harbor, Washington
Charles Greenwood
Feb 2, 1898 - Nov 4, 1994
Salem, OR
Frank Weber
Jun 15, 1914 - August 1963
Floyd Martin
Jun 20, 1893 - September 1976
Portland, Oregon
Nolan F Biesanz
Oct 27, 1912 - Nov 16, 1988
Portland, OR
Inez E Beck
Oct 25, 1915 - June 1996
Mount Vernon, WA
Fred Burgess
Feb 28, 1900 - September 1969
Downers Grove, Illinois
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Jul 6, 1911 - September 1977
Phoenix, Alabama
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