Ramon Jay (1918 - 1973)

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Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida

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Tony Jay

Tony Jay

Emily Annie Jay

Emily Annie Jay

Clifford Jay England 1912

Clifford Jay England 1912

Emmie Jay London 1911

Emmie Jay London 1911

Stella  Jay England 1911

Stella Jay England 1911

Frederick Jay England 1911

Frederick Jay England 1911

Queenie Jay England 1911

Queenie Jay England 1911

Ralph Galvan, Steven Gaudry, Hal Jay, Eva Self

Ralph Galvan, Steven Gaudry, Hal Jay, Eva Self

Jason Michael Pierce

Jason Michael Pierce

Margaret Caroline Jay Chapman

Margaret Caroline Jay Chapman

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1918 - In the year that Ramon Jay 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.

1929 - Ramon was just 11 years old when the St. Valentine's Day Massacre happened on February 14th. In Chicago, seven men from the North Side Irish gang were gunned down by Al Capone's South Side Italian gang at the garage at 2122 North Clark Street. Al Capone was making a successful move to take over Chicago's organized crime. But the St. Valentine's Day massacre also resulted in a public outcry against all gangsters.

1964 - He was 46 years old when in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

1968 - When he was 50 years old, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

1973 - In the year of Ramon Jay's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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Ramon Jay died in August 1973 at 55 years old. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on June 11, 1918. We are unaware of information about Ramon's family. We know that Ramon Jay had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

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