Alva Davidson (1895 - 1971)

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Alva Davidson
1895 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
Alva Davidson was born on July 2, 1895. He died in July 1971 at age 75. We know that Alva Davidson had been residing in Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio.


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Alva Davidson passed away in July 1971 at 75 years old. He was born on July 2, 1895. There is no information about Alva's family or relationships. We know that Alva Davidson had been residing in Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio.
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In 1895, in the year that Alva Davidson was born, on May 18th, Italy's first motor race was held. The race was 58 miles long - from Turin to Asti and back. Five cars started but only three completed the race. It was won by Simone Federman who drove a Daimler Omnibus - his average speed was 9.6 mph.

In 1903, Alva was just 8 years old when the United States Department of Commerce and Labor was created by President Theodore Roosevelt to control the excesses of big business. Renamed the Department of Commerce 10 years later, many departments concerned with workers were transferred to the Department of Labor at that time. Another spin-off, the Bureau of Corporations, became the Federal Trade Commission.

In 1946, he was 51 years old when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1960, when he was 65 years old, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1971, in the year of Alva Davidson's passing, on May 3rd, 10,000 federal troops, 5,100 officers of the D.C. Metropolitan Police, 2,000 members of the D.C. National Guard, and federal agents assembled in Washington DC to prevent an estimated 10,000 Vietnam War protesters from marching. President Nixon (who was in California) refused to give federal employees the day off and they had to navigate the police and protesters, adding to the confusion. By the end of a few days of protest, 12,614 people had been arrested - making it the largest mass arrest in US history.

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Alva L Davidson
Born: around 1917
Colorado, United States
Alva E Davidson
Born: around 1922
Missouri, United States
Alva M Davidson
Born: around 1915
Florida, United States
Alva D Davidson
Born: around 1917
Kansas, United States
Alva Edward Davidson
Nov 27, 1918 - Jul 18, 1990
Alva R Davidson
Died: Aug 13, 1956
Alva C Davidson
around 1891  - Jul 11, 1891
Alva G. Davidson
Born: around 1970
Alva L Davidson
Nov 28, 1917 - Oct 11, 1989
Denver, CO
Alva Davidson
Oct 22, 1921 - September 1976
Uniontown, Kansas
Alva Davidson
Oct 25, 1903 - October 1984
Altamont, Kansas
Alva v Davidson
Oct 28, 1907 - Nov 8, 2001
Newton, KS
Alva R Davidson
May 24, 1922 - May 3, 1990
Nevada City, CA
Alva Davidson
Oct 22, 1890 - May 1975
Lexa, Arkansas
Alva E Davidson
Sep 17, 1922 - Oct 12, 2000
Farmington, MO
Alva Davidson
Sep 5, 1924 - May 1980
Alva Davidson
Jan 14, 1904 - May 1941
Alva L Davidson
Jul 19, 1917 - Oct 11, 1994
Alvin, TX
Alva Davidson
Nov 22, 1896 - April 1980
Tuttle, Oklahoma

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J H Davidson
Sep 14, 1908 - Nov 12, 2001
Lynchburg, OH
Wayne Davidson
Jan 1, 1919 - August 1970
Helen Davidson
Oct 9, 1910 - August 1979
Dayton, Ohio
Fern F Davidson
Oct 22, 1924 - Nov 8, 2003
Georgetown, OH
A Davidson
Oct 30, 1923 - December 1968
Pleasant Plain, Ohio
Rhoda Davidson
Jun 1, 1903 - June 1975
North Olmsted, Ohio
Agnes Davidson
Apr 5, 1926 - Dec 19, 2009
Bethesda, Ohio
Edith Davidson
Feb 21, 1913 - December 1976
Jefferson, Ohio
Lawrence Davidson
Aug 17, 1896 - April 1974
Centerburg, Ohio
Neil A Davidson
Sep 27, 1927 - Feb 28, 2000
Centerburg, OH
Donald Davidson
Jun 18, 1925 - May 1977
W W Davidson
Aug 30, 1929 - Dec 15, 1990
John Davidson
Aug 19, 1931 - May 1975
Youngstown, Ohio
Elizabeth Davidson
Jul 20, 1897 - November 1979
Columbus, Ohio
V E Davidson
Jun 10, 1932 - May 15, 1995
Goshen, CA
Arthur Davidson
Nov 16, 1938 - July 1982
Vernice D Davidson
Oct 11, 1938 - Dec 23, 2003
Columbus, OH
Pauline P Davidson
Oct 13, 1914 - Mar 15, 2005
Chardon, OH
Dwight Davidson
Nov 30, 1894 - March 1982
Coshocton, Ohio
Asher Davidson
Dec 10, 1940 - May 25, 2011
Sparta, TN

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Miami, Florida
Louis J Ireland
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Cincinnati, OH
Moritz Engel
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Catherine J Bischak
Jul 16, 1915 - Mar 5, 2005
Cincinnati, OH
C Richard West
May 21, 1923 - Jun 17, 1991
Phoenix, AZ
John B Lampe
Aug 28, 1921 - March 1988
San Marcos, CA
Harmon J Adams
Jun 20, 1922 - Oct 7, 1979
Melbourne, KY
Roscoe v Wolfe
Jul 31, 1917 - Mar 28, 1995
Lexington, KY
Robert F Brenner
Jan 12, 1919 - Sep 2, 1994
Florence, KY
Ross W Henthorn
Jun 19, 1920 - Feb 18, 2002
Cincinnati, OH
Jesse Woosley
Oct 8, 1886 - January 1971
Cincinnati, Ohio
Ruth Loughead
Dec 13, 1891 - June 1972
Pompano Beach, Florida
John L Swallum
Nov 15, 1903 - Nov 3, 1987
Mount Orab, OH
Roy G Fry
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