Ralph E Gunter (1902 - 1989)

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Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida

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1902 - In the year that Ralph E Gunter was born, the Bureau of the Census was established. This was the government department that was a boon to family historians - it, even now, is responsible for taking the census and provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States.

1945 - When he was 43 years old, on May 8th, World War II in Europe ended when Germany surrendered. Hitler had committed suicide a week before.

1972 - By the time he was 70 years old, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

1980 - He was 78 years old when on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

1989 - In the year of Ralph E Gunter's passing, on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

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Ralph E Gunter passed away on August 9, 1989 at 87 years of age. No cause of death has been entered for Ralph. He was born on April 30, 1902. We have no information about Ralph's immediate family. We know that Ralph E Gunter had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

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