Burton Davies (1912 - 1973)

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Burton Davies
1912 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Burton Davies was born on October 2, 1912. He died in January 1973 at 60 years old.


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Burton Davies died in January 1973 at 60 years old. He was born on October 2, 1912. We have no information about Burton's family.
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In 1912, in the year that Burton Davies was born, Arizona was admitted to the United States in February (on Valentine's Day). It became the 48th state in the Union. Previously a Spanish - then Mexican - territory, the U.S. paid $15 million dollars for the area in 1848. Arizona was the last of the contiguous states to be admitted to the United States.

In 1922, he was merely 10 years old when on November 4th, British Egyptologists George Carnarvon and Howard Carter unearthed the first step leading to King Tutankhamen's tomb in the Valley of the Kings. By the end of the month they had unearthed the steps and broken through the door into the intact tomb. This was the only tomb that had remained unlooted that had been found (and is, to date). Filled with gold, jewels, and ancient everyday items, the find was priceless - in terms of money and history.

In 1932, he was 20 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1946, he was 34 years old 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 1973, in the year of Burton Davies's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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Oct 1, 1916 - Sep 2, 1970
Burton D Davies
Mar 6, 1936 - Apr 20, 2003
Bakersfield, CA
Burton Davies
Jul 3, 1902 - December 1982
Renton, Washington
Burton Davies
Sep 8, 1919 - Sep 20, 1991
Burton Joseph Davies
Aug 15, 1908 - Oct 10, 1995
Pine River, MN
Burton Davies
Sep 9, 1950 - July 1971

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Marion Davies
Apr 11, 1903 - November 1987
Shenandoah, PA
Lois A Davies
Mar 20, 1918 - Nov 26, 1988
Grace E Davies
Feb 22, 1917 - Mar 15, 1998
Allentown, PA
Kathleen Davies
Mar 12, 1893 - March 1978
Akron, OH
Josephine I Davies
Oct 16, 1912 - Mar 16, 1998
Allentown, PA
Jerome T Davies
Aug 26, 1920 - Apr 5, 2004
Macungie, PA
Harry C Davies
Apr 15, 1912 - Oct 15, 1990
Sophie Davies
Oct 2, 1896 - May 1987
Millmont, PA
Allen Davies
Jun 15, 1922 - Jun 20, 1993
Blossburg, PA
Dorothy L Davies
Dec 15, 1923 - Dec 5, 2005
Johnstown, PA
Daniel Davies
Dec 29, 1922 - Dec 23, 1991
Donald W Davies
Jan 9, 1923 - May 15, 1994
East Thetford, VT
Elizabeth v Davies
Mar 4, 1922 - Jun 17, 2005
Waldorf, MD
Alfred Davies
Apr 6, 1910 - April 1980
North Bergen, NJ
William Davies
Nov 14, 1924 - Dec 18, 2007
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Evelyn Davies
Apr 16, 1906 - April 1984
Shippensburg, PA
William Davies
Jul 21, 1889 - August 1966
New Castle, PA
Nancy Rose Davies
May 21, 1933 - Nov 10, 2005
Ramona, CA
Donna J Davies
Aug 16, 1932 - Jul 10, 2008
Homestead, PA
William B Davies
Jun 29, 1934 - Dec 22, 1994

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Lake Worth, FL
Lee Vincent
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Kingston, PA
Stanley Pearce
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Christine Stoiber
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Lydia M Palmentera
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