Raymond G Dempsey (1921 - 1992)

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Raymond G Dempsey
1921 - 1992
updated February 06, 2019
Raymond G Dempsey was born on December 14, 1921. He died on September 12, 1992 at 70 years of age. We know that Raymond G Dempsey had been residing in Oxford, Calhoun County, Alabama.


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Raymond G Dempsey died on September 12, 1992 at 70 years old. He was born on December 14, 1921. We are unaware of information about Raymond's family. We know that Raymond G Dempsey had been residing in Oxford, Calhoun County, Alabama.
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In 1921, in the year that Raymond G Dempsey was born, the silent film The Sheik, directed by George Melford and starring Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres (also featuring Adolphe Menjou) debuted on October 21st. Critics weren't enthusiastic but the public loved it - in the first few weeks 125,000 people had seen the movie - and it eventually exceeded $1 million in ticket sales. And Rudolph Valentino, an Italian American, became the heartthrob of a female generation.

In 1936, Raymond was only 15 years old when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1962, by the time he was 41 years old, on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1970, when he was 49 years old, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

In 1992, in the year of Raymond G Dempsey's passing, on February 1st, US President George Bush and President Boris Yeltsin of Russia jointly announced an end to the Cold War, proclaiming a new era of "friendship and partnership". At Camp David in Maryland, they reviewed ways to jointly reduce nuclear arms and support reforms in Russia but no agreement was reached at that meeting.

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Jan 28, 1928 - May 18, 2010
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Sep 26, 1936 - Dec 18, 2009
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Feb 1, 1934 - Jul 31, 2005
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Sep 23, 1914 - Jan 24, 1992
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Feb 12, 1938 - Apr 13, 2010
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Joseph E Dempsey
May 26, 1956 - Mar 20, 2011
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James Dempsey
Dec 20, 1920 - December 1984
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Arthur Dempsey
Oct 13, 1909 - December 1976
Birmingham, Alabama
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May 8, 1911 - January 1981
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