Kurt John Jacob Dony

26 February 1938–29 June 1991 (Age 53)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Kurt John Jacob

When Kurt John Jacob Dony was born on 26 February 1938, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Max Kurt Dony, was 23 and his mother, Mary Katherine "Maria Catherina" Uitvlugt, was 22. He married Carolyn Elizabeth Thompson on 10 November 1956, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States. He died on 29 June 1991, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 53.

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Kurt John Jacob Dony
Carolyn Elizabeth Thompson
Marriage: 10 November 1956

Spouse and Children

10 November 1956
Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Katherine "Maria Catherina" Uitvlugt




World Events (8)


Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1945 · Freedoms of the Air

Age 7

The primary goal of  the Chicago Convention was to establish the International Civil Aviation Organization. This organization establishes the rules of airspace, aircraft registration and safety, and details the rights of the signatories in relation to air travel. The Convention has since been revised eight times.
1954 · Johnson Products Company opens

Age 16

Johnson Products Company was formed by George E. Johnson, Sr and it’s best known for hair care and cosmetic products for African American consumers. The company was a longtime sponsor of the TV dance show Soul Train until March 25, 2006. The company was bought by Procter & Gamble in 2004 and in March 2009, an African-American investment firm bought the company from P&G to reestablish its position as an African-American-owned company.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a pet form of the personal name Dobbe .2 Hungarian: habitational name for someone from a place called Dob in Sabolcs-Szatmár county, or Doba in Veszprém county.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kurt Dony in household of Kurt Dony, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Kurt John Jacob Dony, "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940"
  • Kurt J Dony, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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