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Byng, Marie Evelyn Moreton (Lady Byng)

Born: 1870 AD
Died: 1949 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: British
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1870 - Born to Hon. Sir Richard Charles Moreton and Janie Ralli. The donor and eponym of Lady Byng Trophy.

1902 - Married on April 30th to Field Marshal Sir Julian Hedworth George Byng, 1st and last Viscount Byng of Vimy.

1919 - Marie Evelyn Moreton was styled as  Baroness Byng of Vimy on October 7th.

1925 - Lady Byng presented a trophy to the National Hockey League, which, to this day, recognizes sportsmanship and excellence in play.

1928 - She was styled as Viscountess Byng of Vimy on January 12th.

1935 - Her husband died and she moved back to Canada.

1949 - Lady Byng died.

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