Nan Grey (1918 - 1993)

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Nan Grey
1918 - 1993
updated February 06, 2019
Nan Grey was born on July 25, 1918. She died on July 25, 1993 in San Diego, California at 75 years of age.

Nan Grey was a "B" movie actress who worked for Universal studios in the 1930s, and was married to the singer Frankie Laine.
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Nan Grey passed away on July 25, 1993 in San Diego, California at age 75. She was born on July 25, 1918. There is no information about Nan's immediate family.
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In 1918, in the year that Nan Grey was born, in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1930, Nan was merely 12 years old when as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1948, Nan was 30 years old when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1963, by the time she was 45 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1993, in the year of Nan Grey'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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Feb 11, 1904 - November 1985
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Mar 15, 1901 - August 1974
Wilmington, North Carolina
Georgie S Grey
Oct 27, 1907 - Aug 13, 1997
Charlotte, NC
Boyce Grey
Dec 21, 1920 - Jul 24, 2009
Locust, NC
Matt Grey
Feb 25, 1888 - June 1974
Charlotte, North Carolina
Loretta Grey
Nov 24, 1912 - Aug 8, 2008
Buffalo, NY
Sara E Grey
Aug 18, 1928 - Jul 10, 1998
Candor, NC
Parks Grey
Nov 16, 1943 - November 1977
Elizabeth M Grey
Sep 29, 1919 - September 1993
Leland, NC
John Grey
Nov 8, 1921 - November 1967
Marjorie E Grey
Apr 11, 1922 - Nov 17, 2010
Murrells Inlet, SC
Margaret Grey
Oct 5, 1903 - April 1987
Atlanta, Georgia
George W Grey
Sep 21, 1871 - Jun 15, 1966
Concord, NC
Marple D Grey
Sep 20, 1906 - May 14, 1995
Taylors, SC
Thomas Grey
Jul 4, 1909 - August 1969
Jesse Grey
Feb 24, 1900 - January 1978
Andrews, South Carolina
Annette Grey
Jan 1, 1910 - April 1984
Greenville, South Carolina
Georgianna Samuels Grey
Sep 27, 1908 - Aug 13, 2005
Mullins, South Carolina
Louise Grey
Apr 26, 1890 - September 1978
Sumter, South Carolina
C Grey
Jun 10, 1903 - November 1981
Taylors, South Carolina
W H Grey
Oct 15, 1905 - Nov 6, 1988
Greenville, SC
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