Ray Johnson (1906 - 1972)

Ray Johnson
1906 - 1972
updated February 06, 2019
Ray Johnson was born on April 16, 1906. He died in January 1972 at 65 years of age. We know that Ray Johnson had been residing in Bellevue, King County, Washington 98004.

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Ray Johnson passed away in January 1972 at age 65. He was born on April 16, 1906. We have no information about Ray's family. We know that Ray Johnson had been residing in Bellevue, King County, Washington 98004.
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In 1906, in the year that Ray Johnson was born, the great San Francisco earthquake hit, estimated at 7.8 on the Richter scale. The earthquake caused fires that raged for days and between the earthquake and the fire, about 3,000 people were killed and 80% of the City was destroyed.

In 1918, by the time he was merely 12 years old, 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 1921, he was only 15 years old when on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

In 1932, Ray was 26 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1972, in the year of Ray Johnson's passing, on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

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Sep 30, 1908 - Dec 7, 1970
around 1915 - Apr 5, 1945
around 1918 - Unknown
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Other Johnsons

Dec 10, 1913 - Dec 2, 2007
Jan 23, 1931 - May 15, 1991
Jul 1, 1905 - October 1977
Aug 26, 1915 - Dec 5, 2007
Feb 5, 1888 - December 1971
May 14, 1939 - Dec 4, 2004
Jan 28, 1911 - Aug 5, 2000
Jul 30, 1906 - Nov 12, 1994
Sep 17, 1941 - Sep 27, 2008
Oct 18, 1897 - April 1972
Nov 1, 1940 - Feb 2, 2002
Jun 17, 1946 - Jan 22, 2011
Aug 1, 1900 - October 1973
Jul 30, 1881 - February 1968
Jul 10, 1894 - February 1983
Oct 13, 1896 - September 1974
Mar 4, 1903 - Dec 22, 1987
Jul 10, 1942 - Jul 30, 2007
Sep 3, 1943 - Jul 31, 2000
Apr 21, 1916 - Aug 7, 1993

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Feb 10, 1906 - Mar 19, 2004
Feb 7, 1910 - February 1985
Sep 7, 1895 - January 1968
Jan 12, 1906 - June 1992
Feb 15, 1907 - Oct 26, 1994
Jun 27, 1942 - Jan 29, 2001
Jan 4, 1892 - December 1973
Jun 13, 1899 - May 1979
May 8, 1905 - May 1986
Dec 6, 1919 - May 1993
May 16, 1886 - December 1963
Apr 14, 1938 - April 1975
May 8, 1938 - December 1988
Aug 16, 1940 - Oct 30, 2009
May 23, 1940 - Jan 21, 2005
Jun 18, 1927 - Apr 23, 2002
Jun 17, 1900 - May 19, 2002
Jul 27, 1904 - February 1979
Nov 24, 1890 - January 1963
Nov 28, 1921 - Jul 19, 2011
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