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Gregory W Peterson (1955 - 2008)

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Gregory W Peterson
1955 - 2008
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October 29, 1955
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May 22, 2008
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Gregory W Peterson was born on October 29, 1955. He died on May 22, 2008 at age 52.
Updated: November 2, 2011
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Gregory W Peterson passed away on May 22, 2008 at age 52. He was born on October 29, 1955. We have no information about Gregory's immediate family.
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In 1955, in the year that Gregory W Peterson was born, in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1962, at the age of merely 7 years old, Gregory was alive when on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1978, at the age of 23 years old, Gregory was alive when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1982, Gregory was 27 years old when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

In 1996, Gregory was 41 years old when on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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