Gurley Allen Dunlap

12 June 1906–15 August 1970 (Age 64)
Pontotoc, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Gurley Allen

When Gurley Allen Dunlap was born on 12 June 1906, in Pontotoc, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States, his father, Robert Calvin Dunlap, was 27 and his mother, Tannie Mary Vaughn, was 26. He died on 15 August 1970, in Compton, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 64.

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Robert Calvin Dunlap
Tannie Mary Vaughn
Gurley Allen Dunlap
Virgil Ventin Dunlap

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 1

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 17

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Dunlop .

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

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