Juanita Mccray (1906 - 1993)

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Willie Mccray relatives

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McCrae, McCray, McRae or even ? McRay

McCrae, McCray, McRae or even ? McRay

Gilbert A. Mccray

Gilbert A. Mccray

Mccray family

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Fritz and Edna McCray, 1929 VA

Fritz and Edna McCray, 1929 VA

Edna Virginia (Johnson) McCray, WV

Edna Virginia (Johnson) McCray, WV

Lula Cunningham McCray

Lula Cunningham McCray

McCray and Wilson Family

McCray and Wilson Family

Edna , Lula,  & Nadine  McCray

Edna , Lula, & Nadine McCray

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1906 - In the year that Juanita Mccray was born, English biochemist Frederick Hopkins concluded that vitamins are essential to the human body and that a lack of vitamins caused scurvy and rickets. Scurvy and rickets were both huge problems in sailors that were at sea for extended time and the addition of vitamin C, vitamin D, and calcium in their diets helped eradicate the problem.

1941 - Juanita was 35 years old when on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

1946 - When she was 40 years old, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

1960 - When she was 54 years old, 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.

1993 - In the year of Juanita Mccray's passing, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Juanita Mccray passed away on October 17, 1993 at 87 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Juanita. She was born on February 26, 1906. We have no information about Juanita's surviving family. We know that Juanita Mccray had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York.

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