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What does DY stand for?

DY stands for Died Young (genealogy)

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She died young as did John F Kennedy, President of the United states (assassinated), John Lennon (assassinated), Marilyn Monroe (maybe a drug overdose?
As Anna makes the decision to care for Maxim, she is drawn by thoughts of her father, his kindness and his understanding of what it means to live as an outsider in the community where he came to be married; he died young.
After her death, all except Margot, who had died young, remained in her shadow.
No gorgon here, or basilisk, or the Duchess of Malfi's corpse: "Cover her face," says her brother, who had her murdered, "mine eyes dazzle: she died young.