James Murray (1914 - 1994)

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James Murray
1914 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
James Murray was born on December 12, 1914. He died on April 17, 1994 at age 79. We know that James Murray had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32209.

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James Murray died on April 17, 1994 at 79 years of age. He was born on December 12, 1914. There is no information about James's surviving family. We know that James Murray had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32209.
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In 1914, in the year that James Murray was born, President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1945, by the time he was 31 years old, on January 20th, Franklin D. Roosevelt was sworn in to his fourth term as President of the United States. He died 82 days into his term and his new Vice-President, Harry Truman, became President.

In 1958, when he was 44 years old, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1972, James was 58 years old when on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

In 1994, in the year of James Murray's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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around 1876 - Oct 11, 1919
James Wilson Murray
around 1917 - Jun 12, 1944
James Watson Murray
around 1882 - Oct 9, 1916
James Walter Murray
Died: Apr 11, 1942
James Thomas Crokatt Murray
around 1876 - Feb 16, 1915
James St. Clair Murray
around 1894 - Jul 1, 1916
James Strachan Murray
around 1914 - Jun 17, 1940
James Sanford Murray
around 1895 - May 27, 1915
James Samuel Murray
around 1917 - Jan 14, 1942
James Rutherford Murray
around 1922 - Jun 12, 1943
James Robertson Murray
around 1892 - Apr 25, 1942
James Robert Murray
around 1890 - May 7, 1917
James Reid Murray
around 1916 - Sep 27, 1943
James Pratt Murray
Died: Aug 8, 1916
James Porter Murray
around 1900 - Nov 13, 1916

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Jan 4, 1921 - November 1977
Richard A Murray
Jan 7, 1910 - Jun 10, 1991
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Jun 2, 1915 - Aug 6, 1995
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Vera G Murray
Oct 5, 1909 - Jun 17, 2005
Lee, FL
Alfonso Murray
Jan 10, 1919 - Oct 4, 1997
Saint Petersburg, FL
Nellie R Murray
Apr 27, 1913 - Jun 10, 2000
Fernandina Beach, FL
Herbert Murray
Feb 21, 1906 - April 1973
Anaheim, California
Victoria Murray
Apr 12, 1907 - April 1981
Jacksonville, Florida
James L Murray
Dec 13, 1927 - Dec 18, 2007
Jacksonville, FL
Nathaniel C Murray
Sep 21, 1924 - May 1992
Primus Murray
Aug 29, 1874 - January 1964
Georgia
Herbert L Murray
Sep 5, 1921 - Jul 27, 2001
Pensacola, FL
Joe Murray
Jan 15, 1886 - June 1971
Miami, Florida
Sam Murray
Feb 11, 1886 - October 1962
Florida
Lige Murray
May 23, 1911 - March 1981
Miami, Florida
Stephen L Murray
Jan 14, 1919 - Feb 3, 1992
Boynton Beach, FL
Vera C Murray
Feb 4, 1915 - October 1998
Lake City, FL
Rena Murray
Mar 2, 1908 - November 1978
Anaheim, California
Willie Murray
Feb 26, 1908 - August 1978
Boston, Massachusetts
Henry Murray
Sep 18, 1893 - December 1979
Miami, Florida

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