George Bailey (1904 - 1966)

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Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida

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Glenda Jean (Snodgrass) Bailey

Glenda Jean (Snodgrass) Bailey

Patsy Kelly and Doris Day

Patsy Kelly and Doris Day

Misty Bailey

Misty Bailey

Priscilla Bailey

Priscilla Bailey

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Carper Bailey

Carper Bailey

John Wayne

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Jane Bailey

Jane Bailey

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Pearl Mae Bailey Glenda Jean (Snodgrass) Bailey Patsy Kelly and Doris Day Misty Bailey

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1904 - In the year that George Bailey was born, the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

1939 - When he was 35 years old, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

1942 - George was 38 years old when on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

1954 - At the age of 50 years old, George was alive when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

1966 - In the year of George Bailey's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

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George Bailey passed away in November 1966 at 62 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for George. He was born on June 16, 1904. We have no information about George's family or relationships. We know that George Bailey had been residing in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida.

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