Dorothy Gates (1934 - 2003)

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Dorothy Gates
1934 - 2003
updated February 06, 2019
Dorothy Gates was born on March 21, 1934. She died on May 16, 2003 at age 69. We know that Dorothy Gates had been residing in Houston, Harris County, Texas 77040.


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Dorothy Gates died on May 16, 2003 at 69 years of age. She was born on March 21, 1934. There is no information about Dorothy's family. We know that Dorothy Gates had been residing in Houston, Harris County, Texas 77040.
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In 1934, in the year that Dorothy Gates was born, on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

In 1948, at the age of merely 14 years old, Dorothy was alive when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1967, at the age of 33 years old, Dorothy was alive when between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1976, Dorothy was 42 years old when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1996, at the age of 62 years old, Dorothy was alive when on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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Dorothy J Gates
May 3, 1942 - Jun 11, 2010
Dorothy L Gates
Mar 9, 1920 - Mar 11, 1971
Dorothy M Gates
around 1919  - Sep 26, 1919
Dorothy Gates
around 1915 - May 15, 1916
Dorothy (Matland) Gates
Born: around 1929
Dorothy F. (Kueker) Gates
Born: around 1938
Dorothy J. (Bell) Gates
Born: around 1962
Dorothy J. (Hagan) Gates
Born: around 1942
Dorothy Gates
Apr 20, 1931 - May 1985
Houlka, Mississippi
Dorothy G Gates
Dec 27, 1908 - April 1993
Woodbridge, VA
Dorothy J Gates
Oct 7, 1908 - Apr 10, 1990
Falls Church, VA
Dorothy M Gates
Jan 16, 1921 - May 8, 1996
Dorothy Gates
Dec 17, 1908 - April 1987
Independence, California
Dorothy Jean Gates
Apr 4, 1941 - Dec 16, 2010
Pocatello, Idaho
Dorothy R Gates
Jun 21, 1922 - December 1992
Oxnard, CA
Dorothy M Gates
Feb 27, 1911 - Dec 19, 1999
San Francisco, CA
Dorothy J Gates
May 26, 1924 - Oct 25, 2005
Cerritos, CA
Dorothy v Gates
Dec 29, 1904 - April 1991
Dorothy B Gates
Jan 15, 1908 - Dec 23, 2006
Reno, NV

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Dollie A Gates
Nov 2, 1933 - May 14, 2000
Somerset, TX
Travis Gates
Aug 23, 1935 - October 1968
Trinity, Texas
Robert Almond Gates
Nov 14, 1926 - Oct 6, 2010
Garland, Texas
Elizabeth Gates
Sep 25, 1911 - Nov 20, 2008
Nacogdoches, Texas
Larry Gates
Jan 5, 1939 - December 1984
James Gates
Jan 15, 1894 - January 1976
Washington, Texas
Ted R Gates
May 18, 1941 - May 15, 2004
Nocona, TX
Albert Edward Gates
Aug 14, 1915 - Jul 25, 2009
Catarina, Texas
W Gates
Mar 20, 1942 - March 1983
Welmer Gates
Jan 24, 1943 - October 1982
Robert L Gates
Aug 25, 1939 - Nov 22, 2006
Loganville, GA
Betty Lynn Gates
Jul 25, 1944 - Feb 4, 2008
Tehuacana, Texas
Melissa Gates
Mar 25, 1951 - Jun 16, 2009
Fort Worth, Texas
Gloria J Gates
Jul 31, 1947 - Nov 13, 2003
Lubbock, TX
Carrie Gates
Sep 14, 1888 - October 1977
Haskell, Texas
Nina C Gates
Oct 28, 1914 - Mar 19, 2000
Dallas, TX
James I Gates
Jun 11, 1917 - Jun 19, 2005
Seminole, OK
Johnnie W Gates
Nov 20, 1919 - Sep 20, 1988
Wichita, KS
John Gates
Oct 4, 1891 - March 1968
Houston, Texas
John Gates
Dec 24, 1904 - February 1987

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James E Eppes
Feb 10, 1935 - Feb 9, 2005
Atlanta, GA
Ollie Lee Sanders
Nov 2, 1932 - Jun 20, 2011
Claremore, Oklahoma
Charlotte White
Dec 23, 1902 - Dec 20, 1987
Houston, TX
Raymon L Mizell
Feb 22, 1934 - May 9, 1998
Cleveland, TX
Mary E Casey
Sep 9, 1934 - Jul 5, 1994
Grapeland, TX
Bobby R Murphy
Sep 10, 1936 - Mar 1, 2001
Magnolia, TX
Gladys Walker
Jan 1, 1895 - May 1981
Houston, Texas
Ann F Wilson
Oct 12, 1933 - Feb 13, 1997
Houston, TX
Mildred A Mcgee
Aug 24, 1934 - Nov 24, 1995
Galveston, TX
Sue Henderson
Jan 8, 1934 - Nov 18, 1996
Conroe, TX
Eugene George Bartosh
Oct 8, 1931 - Apr 5, 2006
Rosharon, Texas
Bette M Boyd
Apr 23, 1932 - May 4, 1991
Renton, WA
Greta Louise Williams
Sep 11, 1930 - Dec 7, 2010
Houston, Texas
Lynne Harrell
Feb 7, 1933 - Apr 23, 2003
Homestead, FL
Edwin Otto Emshoff
Apr 20, 1934 - Jun 18, 2010
Houston, Texas
Queen Elizabeth Watkins
May 5, 1925 - Dec 13, 2010
Houston, TX
Alice Steen
Oct 15, 1903 - September 1981
Anson, Texas
Mickey M Martin
Nov 20, 1935 - Apr 10, 2003
Spring, TX
Willie Jones
Aug 19, 1927 - Jul 22, 2004
Lake Charles, LA
Helmer Ode
Aug 30, 1918 - Mar 16, 2009
Austin, Texas
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