Dorsey J Mcgraw (1920 - 2008)

Dorsey J Mcgraw
1920 - 2008
updated February 06, 2019
Dorsey J Mcgraw was born on September 2, 1920. He died on September 14, 2008 at 88 years of age. We know that Dorsey J Mcgraw had been residing in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida 33714.
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Dorsey J Mcgraw passed away on September 14, 2008 at 88 years old. He was born on September 2, 1920. We are unaware of information about Dorsey's immediate family. We know that Dorsey J Mcgraw had been residing in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida 33714.
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In 1920, in the year that Dorsey J Mcgraw 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 1934, at the age of only 14 years old, Dorsey was alive when on June 6th, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission was formed as a response to the stock market crash of 1929 and the continuing Great Depression. Previously, the states regulated the offering and sales of stocks - called "blue sky" laws. They were largely ineffective. Roosevelt created a group (one member was Joseph Kennedy, father of the future President Kennedy) who knew Wall Street well and they defined the mission and operating mode for the SEC. The new organization had broad and stringent rules and oversight and restored public confidence in the stock market in the United States.

In 1951, Dorsey was 31 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1961, at the age of 41 years old, Dorsey was alive when on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

In 1994, by the time he was 74 years old, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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