Anna Davis (1903 - 1974)

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Anna Davis
1903 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Anna Davis was born on December 19, 1903. She died in September 1974 at 70 years old. We know that Anna Davis had been residing in Latonia, Kenton County, Kentucky.


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Anna Davis passed away in September 1974 at 70 years old. She was born on December 19, 1903. We are unaware of information about Anna's family or relationships. We know that Anna Davis had been residing in Latonia, Kenton County, Kentucky.
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In 1903, in the year that Anna Davis 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 1929, at the age of 26 years old, Anna was alive when American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

In 1930, by the time she was 27 years old, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1960, by the time she was 57 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 1974, in the year of Anna Davis's passing, on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

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Oct 25, 1908 - April 1984
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Aug 8, 1911 - Aug 16, 1989
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Helen B Davis
Jan 25, 1925 - Mar 15, 2001
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Jan 26, 1897 - August 1974
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Harry S Davis
May 18, 1924 - Mar 10, 1990
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Nov 6, 1927 - Mar 18, 2011
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May 4, 1896 - June 1973
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Feb 9, 1894 - January 1963
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Apr 19, 1976 - Sep 24, 2001
May L Davis
Feb 23, 1929 - May 10, 2005
Covington, KY
Catherine M Davis
Apr 24, 1926 - Apr 9, 2005
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Oct 1, 1929 - May 7, 2007
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Robert Stafford Davis
Mar 27, 1930 - Jan 23, 2010
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Harve Davis
Apr 19, 1894 - December 1965
Jewell L Davis
Nov 14, 1925 - Apr 11, 1993
Louisville, KY
Herman Davis
Aug 23, 1901 - September 1973
Utica, Kentucky
Myrtle Davis
Apr 3, 1901 - November 1984
Earlington, Kentucky
Annie Davis
Jun 18, 1885 - October 1967
Phoenix, Arizona
James F Davis
Jul 4, 1928 - Dec 14, 1999
Louisville, KY
John Davis
Oct 1, 1926 - February 1979

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