Billie J Davis (1925 - 1998)

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Billie J Davis
1925 - 1998
updated February 06, 2019
Billie J Davis was born on November 28, 1925. He died on October 18, 1998 at age 72. We know that Billie J Davis had been residing in Youngtown, Maricopa County, Arizona.


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Billie J Davis passed away on October 18, 1998 at age 72. He was born on November 28, 1925. We have no information about Billie's family or relationships. We know that Billie J Davis had been residing in Youngtown, Maricopa County, Arizona.
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1925 - 1998 World Events

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In 1925, in the year that Billie J Davis was born, 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 1946, at the age of 21 years old, Billie was alive when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1964, by the time he was 39 years old, in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

In 1971, Billie was 46 years old when in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

In 1998, in the year of Billie J Davis's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

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Texas, United States
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Mar 15, 1904 - Oct 23, 1987
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Feb 14, 1883 - October 1971
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Howard Davis
Jun 9, 1893 - March 1969
Beecher, Illinois
Arthur J Davis
Jul 12, 1918 - Jun 20, 1996
Fountain, CO
Modena G Davis
Jan 5, 1915 - Oct 13, 1996
Whittier, CA
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Oct 29, 1892 - December 1973
Williamsburg, New Mexico
Gertrude Davis
Jul 26, 1890 - November 1986
State College, Pennsylvania
Frank Davis
Jun 11, 1916 - July 1982
Alamogordo, New Mexico
Alice L Davis
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