Grace E Knight (1918 - 1999)

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Grace E Knight
1918 - 1999
updated February 06, 2019
Grace E Knight was born on July 29, 1918. She died on April 1, 1999 at 80 years of age. We know that Grace E Knight had been residing in Barberton, Summit County, Ohio 44203.

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Grace E Knight died on April 1, 1999 at 80 years of age. She was born on July 29, 1918. There is no information about Grace's surviving family. We know that Grace E Knight had been residing in Barberton, Summit County, Ohio 44203.
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In 1918, in the year that Grace E Knight was born, on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

In 1939, at the age of 21 years old, Grace was alive when 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.

In 1948, by the time she was 30 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1982, Grace was 64 years old when on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1997, Grace was 79 years old when on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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around 1898 - Dec 7, 1942
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around 1879 - Apr 19, 1941
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Ballarat, Australia
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Smythesdale, Australia
Grace Marie Knight
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Hawthorn, Australia
Grace Shirley Knight
1930 - 1968
Park, Australia
Grace Louise Cock Knight
Hawthorn, Australia
Grace Merle Knight
1895 - 1961
St Kilda, Australia
Grace Verna Horwood Knight
Geelong, Australia
Grace Adeline Knight
1893 - 1958
Ballarat, Australia
Grace Shankland Knight
Melbourne, Australia
Grace Morrish Knight
Dandenong, Australia
Grace Bennett Knight
South Melbourne, Australia
Grace Dawe Knight
W Bwk, Australia
Grace Mary Cunningham Knight
Carlton, Australia
Grace Mary Cunningham Knight
Carlton, Australia
Grace Cunningham Knight
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Dec 20, 1923 - February 1987
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Dec 24, 1920 - June 1976
Clarkston, Georgia
James J Knight
Nov 17, 1922 - Apr 12, 1991
Peter P Knight
Jan 13, 1913 - Jul 31, 2000
Saint Paul, MN
Margaret P Knight
Feb 8, 1922 - Feb 18, 2008
Albuquerque, NM
Jennie S Knight
May 4, 1906 - May 19, 1997
Andover, MN
Dorothy Mae Knight
Dec 1, 1925 - Jan 19, 2009
Mission Viejo, CA
D M Knight
Nov 27, 1927 - Dec 15, 1988
Louise Knight
Jun 14, 1891 - June 1966
Minnesota
Luvella Alvina Knight
Feb 21, 1913 - May 15, 2007
New Ulm, Minnesota
Wm Knight
Jul 28, 1917 - July 1984
Minneapolis, Minnesota
John Knight
May 10, 1925 - March 1970
Josephine E Knight
Apr 23, 1903 - Jan 11, 2001
East Grand Forks, MN
Cheri Kathryn Knight
Nov 24, 1947 - Oct 9, 2007
Slayton, Minnesota
Bessie Knight
Feb 15, 1949 - April 1987
Ada Knight
Nov 3, 1892 - August 1972
Aitkin, Minnesota
Patrick J Knight
Feb 28, 1958 - Jun 17, 2001
Carolyn Knight
May 18, 1926 - Oct 16, 2000
Sacred Heart, MN

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Nov 9, 1921 - Nov 13, 1996
Bonita Springs, FL
Roy Mcneil
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Nina Lilja
Aug 29, 1903 - June 1984
Greenbelt, Maryland
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Marvin L Hull
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Minneapolis, MN
Elizabeth Morris
Sep 20, 1922 - August 1984
Ellen Scott
May 16, 1904 - October 1991
Irene D Amdahl
Dec 13, 1921 - Nov 8, 1993
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Fred Ebert
Oct 11, 1888 - August 1970
Buffalo, Minnesota
John Stanhope
Apr 12, 1883 - February 1966
Gary, Minnesota
Blanche Luella Elf
Jul 8, 1917 - Aug 12, 2009
McGregor, Minnesota
Ruth S Ristow
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Newport News, VA
Mark Kanne
Jan 14, 1905 - March 1973
Waseca, Minnesota
Albert Germain
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Two Harbors, Minnesota
Joseph Robert Chermak
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Hopkins, Minnesota
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