Harold William McCrady (1905 - 1980)

Harold William Mccrady
1905 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Harold William McCrady was born on December 28, 1905. He died in September 1980 at age 74. We know that Harold William McCrady had been residing in Creswell, Lane County, Oregon 97426.


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Harold William McCrady died in September 1980 at 74 years old. He was born on December 28, 1905. There is no information about Harold's family. We know that Harold William McCrady had been residing in Creswell, Lane County, Oregon 97426.
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In 1905, in the year that Harold William McCrady was born, acclaimed dancer Isadora Duncan established the first school of modern dance in Berlin Germany. Isadora Duncan, born in San Francisco California, dedicated herself to the creation of beauty - through dance. Her focus on the movement of the human body rather than formal kinds of dance helped to give rise to the modern dance movement.

In 1915, Harold was only 10 years old when the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

In 1943, Harold was 38 years old when on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1976, at the age of 71 years old, Harold was alive when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1980, in the year of Harold William McCrady'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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Dec 25, 1897 - Aug 15, 1967
Aug 23, 1910 - February 1977
Aug 1, 1892 - April 1972

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Sep 3, 1867 - Unknown
Nov 3, 1876 - Unknown
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Sep 17, 1899 - Oct 29, 1989
May 5, 1904 - Oct 9, 1997
May 22, 1934 - Jun 16, 2007
Feb 27, 1896 - January 1980
Nov 17, 1926 - Sep 24, 1991
Nov 17, 1926 - February 1985
Oct 12, 1931 - August 1981
Aug 11, 1906 - Jan 1, 2001
Jun 3, 1880 - May 1969
Aug 7, 1964 - Nov 22, 2000
Jan 15, 1932 - Jan 15, 2003
Dec 29, 1877 - December 1970
Feb 5, 1963 - Mar 30, 2008
Sep 8, 1934 - Jan 17, 2001
Mar 21, 1903 - December 1974
May 5, 1931 - Dec 17, 2001
Jan 25, 1926 - Dec 24, 2007

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around 1892 - Unknown
around 1912 - Unknown
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around Jan 20, 1919 - Unknown
Sep 3, 1867 - Unknown
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Apr 9, 1835 - Unknown
1918 - Unknown
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