Nellie Gray (1880 - 1979)

Nellie Gray
1880 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
Nellie Gray was born on October 19, 1880. She died in January 1979 at 98 years of age. We know that Nellie Gray had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98133.
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Nellie Gray died in January 1979 at 98 years old. She was born on October 19, 1880. We are unaware of information about Nellie's family. We know that Nellie Gray had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98133.
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In 1880, in the year that Nellie Gray was born, on February 2nd the city of Wabash, Indiana became the third city in the world to be lit by electricity.

In 1901, by the time she was 21 years old, John Pierpont "J. P." Morgan created U.S. Steel. J.P. Morgan was an American banker and financier who dominated U.S. business at this time. He had previously overseen the creation of General Electric, as well as International Harvester and AT&T. He has been referred to as America's greatest banker. U.S. Steel was the first billion dollar company in the world, worth $1.4 billion in 1901.

In 1911, at the age of 31 years old, Nellie was alive when the United States Supreme Court broke up Standard Oil in May. John D. Rockefeller established Standard Oil in 1870 and it was the largest oil refinery at the time. The Supreme Court found that Standard Oil of New Jersey (one of the many iterations of Standard Oil) was guilty of "monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anticompetitive actions". The Court broke up the several entities that comprised Standard Oil and they eventually became competing firms.

In 1957, when she was 77 years old, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1979, in the year of Nellie Gray's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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Apr 7, 1925 - Jan 26, 2006
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Apr 28, 1956 - April 1987
Jul 21, 1919 - Jun 17, 2011
Sep 6, 1889 - January 1968
Mar 4, 1953 - Apr 14, 1994
Jan 17, 1952 - Dec 6, 2009
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Jun 10, 1954 - Feb 21, 1997
Jan 29, 1903 - May 1982
Dec 3, 1901 - September 1976
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