Earnest Day (1922 - 1986)

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Newtonville, Atlantic County, New Jersey

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Melvin Calendar and Paul Day

Terry Melcher

Terry Melcher

Doris Day and Terry Melcher

Doris Day and Terry Melcher

Terrence and Doris Day, party

Terrence and Doris Day, party

Terry Melcher and Doris Day

Terry Melcher and Doris Day

Terrence "Terry" Melcher and Doris Day

Terrence "Terry" Melcher and Doris Day

John Emmet Raitt, Doris Day

John Emmet Raitt, Doris Day

Jupiter Day

Jupiter Day

Jupiter Day

Jupiter Day

Brenda Jean Day

Brenda Jean Day

Dorothy Day

Dorothy Day

Fred Douglas Day

Fred Douglas Day

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1922 - In the year that Earnest Day was born, on June 22, coal miners in Herrin Illinois, were on strike (coal miners had been on strike nationally since April 1). The striking miners were outraged at the strikebreakers (scabs) that the company had brought in and laid siege to the mine. Three union workers were killed when gunfire was exchanged. The next day, union miners killed 23 strikebreakers and mine guards. No one, on either side, ever faced jail time.

1923 - When he was merely 1 year old, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

1948 - At the age of 26 years old, Earnest was alive when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

1959 - Earnest was 37 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

1986 - In the year of Earnest Day's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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Earnest Day passed away in May 1986 at 63 years old. There is no listed cause of death. He was born on December 6, 1922. We have no information about Earnest's family or relationships. We know that Earnest Day had been residing in Newtonville, Atlantic County, New Jersey.

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