Grace Gray

(1887 - 1964)

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Grace Gray
1887 - 1964
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1887
Death
1964
Bena, Australia
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Bena, Australia
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Grace Gray was born in 1887. She was born to Metheringham J Gray and Harriett Williams Gray. She died in 1964 in Bena, Australia at age 77.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Grace Gray passed away in 1964 in Bena, Australia at 77 years of age. She was born in 1887. She was born to Metheringham J Gray and Harriett Williams Gray.

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In 1887, in the year that Grace Gray was born, on May 9th, Buffalo Bill's Wild West show opened in London. Founded in 1883, the show was attended - twice - by Queen Victoria and adored by audiences who thrilled to his fanciful acts portraying life in the "Wild West."

In 1892, Grace was only 5 years old when on October 5th, the Dalton Gang was shot. The Gang was attempting to rob two banks - simultaneously - in Coffeyville Kansas but word spread of the robberies and townspeople with guns greeted them when they left the banks. Four members of the gang were killed - only Emmett Dalton survived his wounds and spent 14 years in prison.

In 1918, when she was 31 years old, 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 1959, Grace was 72 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1964, in the year of Grace Gray's passing, on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

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