Billie Dor I Davis (1924 - 1988)

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Billie Dor I Davis
1924 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
Billie Dor I Davis was born on December 27, 1924. Billie Dor died in April 1988 at age 63. We know that Billie Dor I Davis had been residing in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi.


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Billie Dor I Davis died in April 1988 at 63 years old. Billie Dor was born on December 27, 1924. There is no information about Billie Dor's family. We know that Billie Dor I Davis had been residing in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi.
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In 1924, in the year that Billie Dor I Davis was born, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1937, at the age of just 13 years old, Billie Dor was alive when on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1954, when this person was 30 years old, on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1979, this person was 55 years old when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1988, in the year of Billie Dor I Davis's passing, on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

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Born: around 1925
Florida, United States
Billie G Davis
Born: around 1927
Alabama, United States
Billie R Davis
Born: around 1923
Utah, United States
Billie H Davis
Born: around 1915
California, United States
Billie F Davis
Born: around 1922
Washington, United States
Billie J Davis
Born: around 1927
Texas, United States
Billie J Davis
Born: around 1920
Texas, United States
Billie R Davis
Born: around 1921
Texas, United States
Billie D Davis
Born: around 1925
Missouri, United States
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Born: around 1923
Kansas, United States
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Born: around 1925
Georgia, United States
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Born: around 1922
Tennessee, Limited Service Or Latvia, United States
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Born: around 1919
United States
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Born: around 1928
Texas, United States
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Born: around 1920
Texas, United States
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Born: around 1922
Kansas, United States
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Born: around 1926
Indiana, United States

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Aug 30, 1930 - May 1993
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Aug 15, 1928 - January 1978
Minnie R Davis
Nov 27, 1923 - Jul 13, 2002
Robertsdale, AL
Albert Davis
Oct 18, 1928 - Sep 1, 1988
Oroville, CA
Gardner Davis
Died: September 1964
Thomas Davis
Oct 8, 1916 - February 1982
Mobile, Alabama
Ray E Davis
Mar 26, 1922 - Dec 25, 2003
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Tucker Davis
Nov 28, 1928 - November 1990
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Louis Davis
Oct 10, 1928 - Feb 2, 2005
Dayton, OH
Alfred O Davis
Nov 12, 1930 - Nov 15, 1994
Bay Minette, AL
Willard F Davis
Dec 1, 1931 - Oct 8, 1998
Northport, AL
Mary Magalene Davis
Jan 31, 1921 - Apr 15, 2008
Pasadena, Texas
Oliver Davis
May 26, 1929 - April 1987
Detroit, Michigan
Harry E Davis
Jan 29, 1910 - Jan 13, 1992
Willodean Davis
Feb 24, 1927 - April 1986
Jasper, Alabama
Ethel P Davis
Feb 9, 1927 - Sep 9, 2007
Wilmington, DE
Katie Davis
Aug 8, 1891 - December 1966
Chicago, Illinois
Gladys Davis
Aug 13, 1926 - Sep 14, 2007
Birmingham, AL

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Oct 23, 1925 - Sep 28, 1992
Sacramento, CA
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Robertsdale, AL
Floy M Brandon
Oct 8, 1928 - Nov 29, 2006
Otto, NC
Lydia Seay
Apr 17, 1915 - Oct 22, 2001
Selma, AL
Beulah Chaney
Dec 1, 1923 - March 1985
Los Angeles, California
Rosalie Taylor
Sep 23, 1905 - September 1979
Mobile, Alabama
Hazel Bridges
Jun 5, 1926 - Dec 11, 2008
Philadelphia, PA
Ceola M Davis
Sep 17, 1915 - Mar 30, 2003
Mobile, AL
James Hollingswort
Aug 3, 1928 - October 1982
Spanish Fort, Alabama
Joseph Desalvo
Jun 14, 1929 - Apr 12, 2010
Cornwall, NY, Africa
Clifton Saffo
Dec 27, 1931 - August 1984
Vaughncile L Williamson
Sep 27, 1923 - May 18, 2000
Empire, AL
Minnie B Taggart
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Columbus, MS
Odell Durr
Apr 19, 1929 - Jun 9, 2010
Linden, AL
Ernest D Manning
Mar 22, 1929 - Jan 15, 1996
Grand Bay, AL
Sally Napp
Nov 27, 1928 - Dec 31, 2005
Saraland, AL
Mildred B Lott
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Willa M Saucier
Jan 15, 1928 - Feb 17, 2002
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W E Smith
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