Albert Davies (1903 - 1968)

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Albert Davies
1903 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
Albert Davies was born on December 18, 1903. He died in May 1968 at 64 years old. We know that Albert Davies had been residing in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan 49001.


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Albert Davies died in May 1968 at 64 years old. He was born on December 18, 1903. We have no information about Albert's family. We know that Albert Davies had been residing in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan 49001.
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In 1903, in the year that Albert Davies was born, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

In 1919, by the time he was 16 years old, in January, Nebraska was the 36th state to ratify the 18th Amendment, making it the law of the land. The 18th Amendment established Prohibition - a law against the production, transport, and sale of alcohol. Private consumption and possession were not prohibited. Several months later, the Volstead Act was passed, creating laws to enforce the Amendment. Bootlegging and bathtub gin followed.

In 1931, he was 28 years old when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1955, at the age of 52 years old, Albert was alive when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1968, in the year of Albert Davies's passing, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

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Other Albert Davieses

Albert William Davies
around 1897 - Apr 21, 1917
Albert Vincent Davies
Died: Mar 26, 1917
Albert Valentine Davies
around 1886 - Dec 3, 1917
Albert Thomas Davies
around 1896 - Apr 9, 1917
Albert Stanley John Davies
around 1929 - Apr 23, 1941
Albert Stanley Davies
around 1921 - Nov 2, 1944
Albert Roy Davies
around 1921 - Feb 15, 1942
Albert Owen Davies
around 1888 - Dec 2, 1917
Albert John Davies
around 1880 - May 31, 1916
Albert John Davies
around 1895 - Sep 26, 1917
Albert John Davies
around 1893 - Jul 13, 1916
Albert James Davies
around 1893 - Nov 30, 1917
Albert Henry Thomas Davies
Died: Jul 14, 1942
Albert Henry Davies
1894 - Apr 11, 1917
Flinders, Australia
Albert H. Davies
around 1884 - Nov 24, 1940
Albert George Davies
around 1888 - Oct 17, 1940
Albert George Davies
around 1893 - Mar 9, 1920
Albert Ernest Davies
around 1921 - Sep 27, 1944
Albert Edward Christopher Davies
around 1920 - Jul 23, 1943

Other Davieses

John Davies
Jul 9, 1888 - July 1965
Zephyrhills, Florida
Richard Davies
Oct 13, 1909 - October 1984
Urbana, Illinois
William Davies
Aug 2, 1902 - March 1983
Houghton Lake, Michigan
Maldwyn Davies
Jul 19, 1909 - February 1984
Flint, Michigan
E Davies
Mar 23, 1908 - June 1985
Rockford, Michigan
John E Davies
Jan 10, 1919 - Aug 31, 2000
Grayling, MI
Mary Davies
Jun 16, 1886 - November 1972
Oswego, New York
Martha J Davies
Aug 30, 1914 - Mar 15, 1995
Battle Creek, MI
Margaret M Davies
Dec 16, 1901 - Mar 6, 2001
Jackson, MI
E R Davies
Jul 21, 1904 - Mar 17, 2002
Grand Rapids, MI
Pearl A Davies
Jan 25, 1913 - May 14, 1996
Muskegon, MI
Margaret Davies
Jan 2, 1898 - August 1980
Detroit, Michigan
Marcine C Davies
Mar 9, 1925 - Sep 28, 1999
Brighton, MI
George S Davies
Jul 20, 1926 - Sep 8, 2009
Holt, MI
Hester T Davies
Apr 18, 1921 - Jul 27, 2006
Van Nuys, California
Robert E Davies
Apr 24, 1931 - Sep 18, 1997
Talladega, AL
Harold Davies
Oct 21, 1881 - April 1967
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Peter Davies
Aug 26, 1879 - February 1971
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Rose Davies
Jul 14, 1893 - July 1979
Lansing, Michigan
Annette Davies
Nov 7, 1888 - January 1985
Allen Park, Michigan

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Forrest Close
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
Paul Kress
Jan 2, 1902 - July 1970
Battle Creek, Michigan
Lloyd Kurtz
Aug 8, 1900 - January 1956
Anthony C Benson
Nov 17, 1908 - Feb 4, 1998
Port Saint Lucie, FL
Charles E Fessenden
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Kalamazoo, MI
Joe Culler
Jun 13, 1902 - October 1986
Auburn, Indiana
Clark Burns
Mar 28, 1905 - May 1971
Arthur Bowers
Apr 8, 1903 - February 1977
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Mary E Pomeroy
Jul 30, 1912 - May 11, 2009
Kalamazoo, MI
Orville Cunningham
Jun 11, 1901 - January 1972
Battle Creek, Michigan
Lulu Misenheimer
Oct 27, 1901 - Nov 20, 1990
Buffalo, NY
Emma M Crowder
Jan 2, 1918 - Jan 8, 2004
Kalamazoo, MI
Iris M Mcgranahan
May 26, 1897 - December 1991
Monroe, GA
Forrest Reichenbach
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Wayland, Michigan
Nelson H Cleveland
Jul 1, 1914 - Feb 22, 2006
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Mary A Zander
Mar 8, 1904 - Oct 20, 1994
Otsego, MI
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