Anna B Davis (1904 - 1994)

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Anna B Davis
1904 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Anna B Davis was born on September 8, 1904. She died on December 15, 1994 at 90 years old. We know that Anna B Davis had been residing in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge County, Louisiana.


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Anna B Davis died on December 15, 1994 at age 90. She was born on September 8, 1904. We have no information about Anna's immediate family. We know that Anna B Davis had been residing in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge County, Louisiana.
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In 1904, in the year that Anna B Davis was born, the "Teddy's Bear" was first produced. After seeing a political cartoon of President Teddy Roosevelt refusing to kill a clubbed and tied up bear, Jewish Russian immigrant Morris Michtom - who owned a candy shop and sold stuffed animals that he and his wife made at night at the store - made a "Teddy's Bear" and put it in his shop's window. The stuffed bears were an immediate success and Michtom and his wife went on to found the Ideal Novelty and Toy Co.

In 1951, Anna was 47 years old when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1979, Anna was 75 years old when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1987, she was 83 years old when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1994, in the year of Anna B Davis's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Apr 15, 1957 - Oct 30, 2001
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Oct 6, 1948 - February 1978
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Jul 14, 1908 - May 17, 1988
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Dec 19, 1951 - Nov 21, 2004
Clinton, LA
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Dec 24, 1920 - Jan 7, 2006
Garland, Texas
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Jun 17, 1955 - Aug 13, 2008
Kenner, LA
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Aug 23, 1942 - Nov 19, 2007
Folsom, LA
Debra R Davis
Jan 4, 1954 - Jan 30, 2008
Eliza L Davis
Aug 24, 1914 - Oct 6, 1999
New Orleans, LA
Micheal Davis
Aug 5, 1956 - July 1982
Kermit Davis
Jun 17, 1955 - January 1986
Ralph W Davis
Dec 13, 1957 - Feb 10, 2003
Saint Rose, LA
Dedrick G Davis
Mar 8, 1998 - Jun 4, 2006
Jane Davis
Jun 25, 1880 - April 1972
New Orleans, Louisiana
Diane Davis
Jul 30, 1956 - Oct 15, 1994
Lithonia, GA
Mary A Davis
Jun 28, 1955 - Oct 21, 2004
Los Angeles, CA
Sarah Davis
Sep 12, 1920 - April 1977
Patricia Davis
Jun 19, 1950 - November 1983

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