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Owsley Stanley

Owsley StanleyAKA Augustus Owsley Stanley III

Born: 19-Jan-1935
Birthplace: Arlington, VA [1]
Died: 12-Mar-2011
Location of death: Kennedy Highway, Queensland, Australia
Cause of death: Accident - Automobile

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Johnny Appleseed of LSD

Military service: USAF (18 months, 1950s)

Grandson of Kentucky Governor A. Owsley Stanley.

[1] Richard M. Dorson, America in Legend: Folklore from the Colonial Period to the Present (1973).

Wife: Sheila (until his death, two sons, two daughters)
Son: Pete
Son: Starfinder
Daughter: Nina
Daughter: Redbird

    University: University of Virginia
    University: University of California at Berkeley (attended 1963-65)

    Drug Possession: LSD sentenced 3 years prison, 1967
    Drug Possession: Marijuana (1970)
    Naturalized Australian Citizen 1996
    Risk Factors: LSD, Marijuana, Throat Cancer

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