Alvin W Davidson (1918 - 1993)

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Alvin W Davidson
1918 - 1993
updated February 06, 2019
Alvin W Davidson was born on September 19, 1918. He died on May 13, 1993 at 74 years old. We know that Alvin W Davidson had been residing in Evans, Columbia County, Georgia.


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Alvin W Davidson died on May 13, 1993 at 74 years old. He was born on September 19, 1918. There is no information about Alvin's immediate family. We know that Alvin W Davidson had been residing in Evans, Columbia County, Georgia.
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In 1918, in the year that Alvin W Davidson was born, following European countries, Daylight Saving Time went into effect in the United States in March. It was an effort to conserve fuel needed to produce electric power. This was a war effort and proved unpopular so in most areas of the United States, Daylight Saving Time ended after World War I. It returned during World War II.

In 1933, Alvin was merely 15 years old when the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1960, Alvin was 42 years old when 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 1987, he was 69 years old when was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

In 1993, in the year of Alvin W Davidson's passing, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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Las Cruces, NM
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Margaret A Davidson
Apr 13, 1918 - Nov 6, 2007
Funston, GA
Elizabeth B Davidson
Sep 2, 1923 - Jul 6, 1991
Doerun, GA
Julia Christine Davidson
Jun 23, 1922 - Jun 3, 2005
Moncks Corner, South Carolina
Herbert C Davidson
Mar 12, 1917 - Feb 18, 1993
Cartersville, GA
Allen Davidson
Died: February 1969
Paul Davidson
Apr 18, 1887 - July 1965
Bonnie N Davidson
Nov 16, 1914 - Oct 14, 1997
Granbury, TX
Hazel Maxine Davidson
Nov 9, 1925 - May 12, 2009
Round Rock, Texas
William E Davidson
Oct 7, 1925 - Mar 16, 1975
Calvin Davidson
Dec 31, 1910 - April 1975
J Davidson
Aug 22, 1923 - Mar 15, 1955
Hoyt Davidson
Jan 10, 1918 - June 1991
Buchanan, GA
Joan Davidson
Mar 21, 1924 - Oct 29, 2007
Flowery Branch, GA
R E Davidson
Oct 8, 1926 - Jul 2, 2004
Titusville, FL
Louise Davidson
Jan 25, 1922 - Apr 2, 1996
Texarkana, TX
Ira Davidson
May 9, 1924 - March 1980
Detroit, Michigan
Bernice Davidson
May 20, 1917 - Mar 3, 2009
Valley, AL
Carrie Davidson
Apr 5, 1919 - May 1987
West Point, Georgia
Nellie M Davidson
Apr 18, 1921 - Sep 27, 2004
Macon, GA
Jimmie B Davidson
Jan 25, 1923 - Mar 8, 1988
Dublin, GA

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Sep 15, 1891 - July 1975
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Thomson, GA
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George Scott
Jun 15, 1922 - July 1985
Augusta, Georgia
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Jul 23, 1892 - Jan 31, 1988
Augusta, GA
James Brown
Oct 18, 1928 - May 1986
Boston, Massachusetts
Barbara T Simmons
Nov 19, 1924 - Jun 9, 2011
Augusta, GA
Tom Welch
Aug 21, 1899 - August 1973
Stapleton, Georgia
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Feb 7, 1912 - January 1973
Tampa, Florida
Fred Hill
Feb 7, 1902 - January 1984
Thomson, Georgia
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Atlanta, GA
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Wrens, GA
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