Ray Armstrong Jr

5 December 1925–3 May 2007 (Age 81)
Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

The Life of Ray

Ray Armstrong Jr was born on 5 December 1925, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States as the son of Ray Armstrong. He died on 3 May 2007, in Vandalia, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, at the age of 81.

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Ray Armstrong
1900–1991
Ray Armstrong Jr
1925–2007

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World Events (3)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1927 · Buckingham Fountain constructed

Age 2

Named after Clarence Buckingham, the Buckingham Fountain is one of the largest fountains in the world. The fountain was inspired by the Latona Fountain at the Palace of Versailles.
1929

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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