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Grace Nail (1882 - 1970)

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Grace Nail
1882 - 1970
Born
June 1, 1882
Death
May 1970
Last Known Residence
New York, New York County, New York 10030
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Grace Nail of New York, New York County, New York was born on June 1, 1882, and died at age 87 years old in May 1970.
Updated: October 4, 2011
Biography ID: 11777591

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Grace Nail passed away at age 87 years old in May 1970. Grace Nail of New York, New York County, New York was born on June 1, 1882.

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Grace Nail lived 15 years longer than the average Nail family member when she died at the age of 87.
The average age of a Nail family member is 72.
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1882 - 1970 World Events

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In 1882, in the year that Grace Nail was born, on April 3rd, 34 year old outlaw Jesse James was shot in the back of the head by trusted friend and partner Robert Ford. Suspected of colluding with the Governor of Missouri, brothers Robert and Charley Ford were arrested, indicted, plead guilty, sentenced to be hung - then pardoned by the Governor. All in one day.

In 1922, Grace was 40 years old when on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1935, Grace was 53 years old when on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1955, she was 73 years old when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1970, in the year of Grace Nail's passing, on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

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