Dorothy J Silvey (1920 - 1999)

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Dorothy J Silvey
1920 - 1999
updated February 06, 2019
Dorothy J Silvey was born on June 25, 1920. She died on May 17, 1999 at age 78. We know that Dorothy J Silvey had been residing in San Anselmo, Marin County, California 94960.


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Dorothy J Silvey died on May 17, 1999 at 78 years of age. She was born on June 25, 1920. We have no information about Dorothy's family or relationships. We know that Dorothy J Silvey had been residing in San Anselmo, Marin County, California 94960.
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In 1920, in the year that Dorothy J Silvey was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1940, Dorothy was 20 years old when in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1967, at the age of 47 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 1979, she was 59 years old when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1991, when she was 71 years old, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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J W Silvey
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Nov 12, 1957 - Jan 9, 2003
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Nov 23, 1913 - August 1983
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Oct 19, 1924 - Mar 26, 2011
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Mar 3, 1912 - September 1971
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May 16, 1892 - September 1980
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Nov 17, 1945 - Mar 8, 1999
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Feb 24, 1893 - March 1978
Edith Silvey
Sep 9, 1893 - October 1975
Fillmore, California
Cleo W De Silvey
Sep 22, 1911 - Jun 17, 2003
Coronado, CA
Darrell Raymond Silvey
Jul 24, 1925 - May 11, 2011
San Luis Obispo, California
Ivy Silvey
Jul 15, 1900 - Dec 13, 1995
Cambria, CA
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Dec 20, 1914 - May 27, 2002
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May 14, 1911 - Mar 4, 1996
Salinas, CA
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