George Ernest Kelsey

(1899 - 1963)

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George Ernest Kelsey
1899 - 1963
Born
1899
Prahran, Australia
Death
1963
Brunswick, Australia
Last Known Residence
Brunswick, Australia
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George Ernest Kelsey was born in 1899 in Prahran, Australia. He was born to William Jose Kelsey and Ethel Agne Middleton Kelsey. He died in 1963 in Brunswick, Australia at age 64.
Updated: July 30, 2019
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George Ernest Kelsey died in 1963 in Brunswick, Australia at 64 years old. He was born in 1899 in Prahran, Australia. He was born to William Jose Kelsey and Ethel Agne Middleton Kelsey.

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In 1899, in the year that George Ernest Kelsey was born, on February 4th, the Philippine–American War began. The Philippines objected to the Treaty of Paris, signed in 1898, that transferred possession of the Philippines from Spain to the U.S. Filipinos began a fight for independence and fighting between U.S. forces and those of the Philippine Republic broke out. On June 2nd, the Philippines officially declared war on the United States.

In 1903, George was only 4 years old when the first World Series of American baseball was played between October 1st and 13th. The Boston Americans of the American League played the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League. Boston came back from a three game to one deficit, winning the final four games to capture the title - such a large comeback wouldn't be repeated by a team until 1925. (A total of eight games were played.)

In 1917, at the age of 18 years old, George was alive when "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

In 1932, George was 33 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1963, in the year of George Ernest Kelsey's passing, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

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