Vaness Grimes (1917 - 2000)

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Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida

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Tammy Grimes and Sidney Lumet

Tammy Grimes and Sidney Lumet

Kitty Carlisle and Tammy Grimes

Kitty Carlisle and Tammy Grimes

Tammy Grimes and Mike Wallace

Tammy Grimes and Mike Wallace

Tammy Grimes

Tammy Grimes

Tammy Grimes, K T Sullivan and Joel Vig

Tammy Grimes, K T Sullivan and Joel Vig

Tammy Grimes

Tammy Grimes

Tammy Grimes

Tammy Grimes

Tammy Grimes and Joel Vig

Tammy Grimes and Joel Vig

Tammy Grimes and Brian Bedford

Tammy Grimes and Brian Bedford

Tammy Grimes, Donald Madden and Lee Richardson

Tammy Grimes, Donald Madden and Lee Richardson

Amanda Plummer

Amanda Plummer

Tammy Grimes,  "42nd Street."

Tammy Grimes, "42nd Street."

Tammy Grimes, Broadway

Tammy Grimes, Broadway

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Tammy Grimes Tammy Grimes and Sidney Lumet Kitty Carlisle and Tammy Grimes Tammy Grimes and Mike Wallace

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1917 - In the year that Vaness Grimes was born, Dutch exotic dancer Mata Hari was convicted and executed as a German spy. Since Mata Hari, born Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" MacLeod, was a citizen of the Netherlands (which remained neutral in World War 1), she could travel freely in Europe. Her travels (and her romantic entanglements) raised suspicion and she was arrested by the French and found guilty. There is still controversy about her guilt although her name has become synonymous with a seductive female spy.

1943 - By the time this person was 26 years old, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

1985 - When this person was 68 years old, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

1993 - Vaness was 76 years old when on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

1996 - This person was 79 years old when on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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Vaness Grimes passed away on June 26, 2000 at 83 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. Vaness was born on May 2, 1917. We have no information about Vaness's family. We know that Vaness Grimes had been residing in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida.

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