Isobelle Rankin Greig

(1881 - 1954)

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Isobelle Rankin Greig
1881 - 1954
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1881
Death
1954
Park, Australia
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Park, Australia
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Isobelle Rankin Greig was born in 1881. Isobelle was born to Alexander Greig and Isobelle Rankin Greig. Isobelle died in 1954 in Park, Australia at age 73.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Isobelle Rankin Greig died in 1954 in Park, Australia at age 73. Isobelle was born in 1881. Isobelle was born to Alexander Greig and Isobelle Rankin Greig.

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In 1881, in the year that Isobelle Rankin Greig was born, on April 28th, Billy the Kid escaped from the Lincoln County Jail in New Mexico. He killed James Bell and Robert Ollinger in the escape and then stole a horse and rode out of town. On July 14th, Pat Garrett shot and killed Billy the Kid in Billy's friend's home near Fort Sumner, New Mexico.

In 1891, at the age of only 10 years old, Isobelle was alive when James Naismith, at the Springfield Massachusetts YMCA, invented the game of basketball. Originally using two peach baskets and a soccer ball, he created the game to keep his students active during the long, harsh New England winters.

In 1923, this person was 42 years old when on November 8th and 9th, Adolf Hitler and his followers (the early Nazi party) staged the "Beer Hall Putsch" in Munich in an attempt to take over Bavaria (a state in Germany). They failed. Hitler was charged with treason and convicted, receiving a sentence of 5 years. He served under 1 year in jail.

In 1947, by the time this person was 66 years old, on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1954, in the year of Isobelle Rankin Greig's passing, on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

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