Alvin Davidson (1908 - 1968)

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Alvin Davidson
1908 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
Alvin Davidson was born on June 6, 1908. He died in December 1968 at 60 years of age.


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Alvin Davidson passed away in December 1968 at 60 years of age. He was born on June 6, 1908. We have no information about Alvin's surviving family.
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In 1908, in the year that Alvin Davidson was born, Henry Ford developed the first Model T automobile, often called the Tin Lizzy or flivver. Produced from 1908 through 1927, it first sold for $850 - which made it affordable for every middle class family. Previously, cars were the province of the upper class and the introduction of the Model T and its availability changed U.S. culture. Within days of its release, over 15,000 cars had been ordered.

In 1925, he was 17 years old when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1941, Alvin was 33 years old when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1954, by the time he was 46 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1968, in the year of Alvin Davidson's passing, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

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Born: around 1919
Oregon, United States
Alvin W Davidson
Born: around 1918
Georgia, United States
Alvin E Davidson
Born: around 1922
United States
Alvin M Davidson
Born: around 1914
Virginia, United States
Alvin Davidson
around 1927  - Nov 17, 1927
Alvin Davidson
Born: around 1961
Alvin Davidson Jr
Born: around 1956
Alvin Davidson
Born: around 1935
Alvin R. Davidson Jr
Born: around 1963
Alvin Davidson
Nov 24, 1920 - September 1982
Salem, Oregon
Alvin Norman Davidson
Apr 11, 1915 - Nov 2, 2008
Vancouver, WA
Alvin E Davidson
Feb 15, 1911 - Dec 3, 1988
Riverside, CA
Alvin L Davidson
Oct 31, 1929 - Apr 21, 2006
Las Cruces, NM
Alvin Davidson
Jan 5, 1895 - November 1979
Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas

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John Davidson
Feb 18, 1915 - February 1985
Richmond, Missouri
Margaret E Davidson
May 2, 1919 - January 1995
Claremore, OK
Wayne E Davidson
Aug 12, 1921 - May 13, 2007
Granby, MO
Edna E Davidson
Oct 31, 1912 - Apr 14, 2000
Clay Center, KS
Vine E Davidson
Sep 16, 1894 - Sep 30, 1994
Stockton, CA
Albert Davidson
Sep 18, 1912 - November 1975
Warsaw, Missouri
Lois I Davidson
May 15, 1921 - Mar 17, 2006
Wichita, KS
Helen L Davidson
May 26, 1921 - Mar 23, 2009
De Soto, KS
Jacquelin Y Davidson
Nov 3, 1922 - May 4, 2010
Flemington, MO
Dorothy Davidson
Jul 20, 1904 - June 1973
Kansas City, Missouri
Frank Davidson
Nov 8, 1893 - January 1978
Harrisonville, Missouri
Mary K Davidson
Dec 13, 1922 - Jan 5, 2000
Dallas, TX
Nadine M Davidson
Jul 12, 1920 - Mar 7, 1996
Fort Scott, KS
Virginia R Davidson
Mar 5, 1919 - Apr 20, 1996
Neosho, MO
Reuben T Davidson
Jul 13, 1916 - Aug 2, 2011
Springfield, MO
Elmer Davidson
Jan 23, 1921 - February 1972
Jess Davidson
Dec 21, 1896 - January 1993
William H Davidson
Aug 24, 1925 - Aug 12, 2011
Camarillo, CA
William Davidson
Feb 28, 1905 - August 1976
Springfield, Missouri
Helen L Davidson
Jan 27, 1918 - Sep 29, 1994
Indianapolis, IN

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Charles Wolfe
Dec 15, 1918 - April 1972
Harriet Emens
May 28, 1910 - September 1976
Mound City, Kansas
Melville Flourney
Jun 23, 1890 - May 1974
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Marion Moore
Nov 24, 1886 - September 1974
Saint Joseph, Missouri
Edna E Edwards
Jul 18, 1918 - Oct 15, 1994
Tujunga, CA
Frances C Helton
Aug 18, 1918 - Apr 17, 1997
Moberly, MO
Amy E Turner
Apr 17, 1917 - May 10, 1993
Canton, MO
Paul Bailey
Apr 30, 1919 - June 1980
Versailles, Missouri
Lantz Mcfadden
May 3, 1900 - February 1985
Camarillo, California
Don Kendrick
May 3, 1917 - May 7, 1989
Warrensburg, MO
John T Lakey
Mar 7, 1919 - Mar 4, 1990
Warrensburg, MO
Vivian G Hicks
Nov 6, 1916 - Jun 8, 1994
Jefferson City, MO
Clarence Cooper
May 26, 1899 - June 1964
Claude Foose
Jul 29, 1915 - March 1986
Windsor, Missouri
Bernice Gentry
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Nelle Taylor
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