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Gracey King (1900 - 1980)

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Gracey King
1900 - 1980
Born
August 16, 1900
Death
January 1980
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Winfield, Scott County, Tennessee 37892
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Gracey King was born on August 16, 1900. Gracey died in January 1980 at age 79. We know that Gracey King had been residing in Winfield, Scott County, Tennessee 37892.
Updated: November 4, 2011
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Gracey King passed away in January 1980 at 79 years old. Gracey was born on August 16, 1900. We are unaware of information about Gracey's family or relationships. We know that Gracey King had been residing in Winfield, Scott County, Tennessee 37892.
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In 1900, in the year that Gracey King was born, the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1919, by the time this person was 19 years old, Indian lawyer Mahatma Gandhi initiated the Satyagraha campaigns, beginning the nonviolent resistance movement against British rule of India. Satyagraha means "holding onto truth" and the campaign for India independence, which was eventually obtained, called for "self-suffering" rather than inflicting suffering (i.e., violence) on others.

In 1955, Gracey was 55 years old when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1960, this person was 60 years old when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1980, in the year of Gracey King's passing, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

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