Virginia Day (1931 - 1997)

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Virginia Day
1931 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Virginia Day was born on May 9, 1931. She died on August 6, 1997 at 66 years old. We know that Virginia Day had been residing in Alexandria, Rapides County, Louisiana.


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Virginia Day died on August 6, 1997 at 66 years old. She was born on May 9, 1931. We have no information about Virginia's family. We know that Virginia Day had been residing in Alexandria, Rapides County, Louisiana.
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In 1931, in the year that Virginia Day was born, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1942, Virginia was merely 11 years old when on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1967, by the time she was 36 years old, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1982, by the time she was 51 years old, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1997, in the year of Virginia Day's passing, on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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Other Virginia Days

Virginia D Day
Born: around 1914
Florida, United States
Virginia Mae Day
Sep 20, 1926 - Jan 8, 2013
Virginia A Day
Nov 28, 1914 - Mar 11, 1997
Virginia H Day
around 1913 - Apr 5, 1914
Virginia L. (Sullivan) Day
Born: around 1966
Virginia R. (Cotter) Day
Born: around 1966
Virginia M. (Newcomb) Day
Born: around 1955
Virginia S. (Rowe) Day
Born: around 1949
Virginia Y. (Johnson) Day
Born: around 1951
Virginia F. (Baucom) Day
Born: around 1951
Virginia A. (Kennedy) Day
Born: around 1945
Virginia K. (Carter) Day
Born: around 1952
Virginia A. (Jackson) Day
Born: around 1950
Virginia D. (Correia) Day
Born: around 1967
Virginia Day
Dec 28, 1930 - May 29, 2003
Yonkers, NY
Virginia E Day
Sep 5, 1915 - Apr 6, 2000
Pompano Beach, FL
Virginia M Day
Apr 26, 1903 - Sep 24, 1995
Arlington, VA
Virginia D Day
Mar 8, 1930 - Apr 8, 2004
Bakersfield, CA
Virginia Lee Day
Jul 13, 1945 - May 2, 2008
Virginia Day
May 2, 1912 - August 1973

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Mary Day
Jan 27, 1906 - May 1987
John Day
Mar 10, 1927 - Jan 25, 2006
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Benjamin F Day
Aug 3, 1931 - Feb 18, 2009
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John W Day
Apr 14, 1907 - Jun 15, 1997
Springdale, AR
Earl W Day
Nov 14, 1933 - June 1993
Paris, AR
Louis Taylor Day
Dec 31, 1934 - Aug 15, 2006
Ozark, Texas
Helen Day
Jan 7, 1896 - January 1976
West Memphis, Arkansas
Sadie Day
Dec 15, 1915 - Aug 18, 1994
Menifee, AR
Elmer Day
Sep 6, 1890 - November 1971
Sulphur Springs, Arkansas
Virginia A Day
Sep 5, 1917 - May 20, 1999
Lancaster, TX
Clark Day
Jan 17, 1937 - November 1967
Icle G Day
Sep 18, 1901 - Jan 15, 1983
Rector, AR
Eldora Day
Mar 23, 1907 - December 1980
Indianapolis, Indiana
Mary Day
Feb 14, 1897 - Dec 15, 1996
Sparks, NV
James A Day
Jul 15, 1904 - Aug 18, 1997
Marvell, AR
Robert W Day
Mar 18, 1942 - Jul 2, 2003
Lovelock, NV
James Day
Dec 9, 1944 - February 1986
Clarence Day
Mar 19, 1939 - September 1973
Charles Day
Mar 16, 1939 - Jun 23, 2007
Lonoke, AR
Gabriel J Day
May 30, 1976 - May 28, 2010
Manila, AR

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Jun 25, 1933 - Jun 30, 2002
Coy, AR
Althia Hampton
Oct 7, 1915 - December 1985
Texarkana, Texas
Ernestine Ward
Mar 14, 1932 - Jul 3, 1997
Yuma, AZ
David Hill
Jul 26, 1931 - Apr 14, 1993
Omaha, NE
John Paschen
Jul 19, 1887 - May 1967
Cove, Arkansas
Essie J Wood
Jan 30, 1933 - Oct 27, 2004
La Pine, OR
Betty J Howard
Sep 12, 1930 - May 17, 2002
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Esther Hall
Oct 16, 1925 - Nov 28, 2010
Linden, Texas
Charlie Dyer
Jan 23, 1884 - Nov 15, 1966
Nashville, AR
Jewel Copeland
Aug 29, 1892 - May 1967
Nashville, Arkansas
Ed Copeland
Apr 3, 1887 - October 1984
Nashville, Arkansas
O Farley
Feb 25, 1893 - December 1964
Paralee Anderson
Dec 5, 1895 - June 1982
Hope, Arkansas
William L Hicks
Apr 30, 1930 - Aug 8, 2001
Dayton, TX
Phillip W Conway
Feb 28, 1932 - May 12, 2007
Kansas City, MO
Kathryn Sue Ward
May 13, 1932 - Jan 11, 2011
Canton, Texas
J Jennings
May 13, 1931 - August 1969
Mamie Scott
May 15, 1913 - December 1972
Cove, Arkansas
Doris Collier
Oct 14, 1928 - August 1976
Lutcher, Louisiana
Hulton Watson
Apr 21, 1926 - April 1985
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