Carl Davis (1904 - 1977)

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Carl Davis
1904 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Carl Davis was born on October 30, 1904. He died in April 1977 at age 72. We know that Carl Davis had been residing in Longview, Cowlitz County, Washington.


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Carl Davis passed away in April 1977 at age 72. He was born on October 30, 1904. There is no information about Carl's immediate family. We know that Carl Davis had been residing in Longview, Cowlitz County, Washington.
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In 1904, in the year that Carl Davis was born, the World's Fair, officially known as the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, was held in St. Louis, Missouri. Attended by nearly 19.7 million people (and later the subject of a Judy Garland film), the Fair was funded by federal, state and local sources to the tune of $15 million. As the name suggests, the Fair was suggested as a way to celebrate the Louisiana Purchase in 1803. In the past, World's Fairs were a way of bringing new technology to the attention of the masses and this fair was no exception - the use of electricity (the public feared it at the time), personal cars, airplanes, and the electric streetcar were all highlighted.

In 1927, by the time he was 23 years old, 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

In 1939, at the age of 35 years old, Carl was alive when in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1969, when he was 65 years old, on July 20th, the first men walked on the moon. Apollo 11 astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. both walked on the moon but it was Armstrong who first stepped on the moon. They fulfilled the promise of President Kennedy's commitment in 1961 to put a man on the moon before the end of the decade.

In 1977, in the year of Carl Davis's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

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Born: around 1926
North Carolina, United States
Carl H Davis
Born: around 1925
Georgia, United States
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Tennessee, United States
Carl H Davis
Born: around 1926
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Born: around 1918
Tennessee, United States
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Born: around 1926
New York, United States
Carl E Davis
Born: around 1927
Nevada, United States
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Born: around 1914
Utah, United States
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Born: around 1916
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Born: around 1911
Arizona, Limited Service Or At Sea, United States
Carl S Davis
Born: around 1911
California, United States
Carl H Davis
Born: around 1916
California, United States
Carl T Davis
Born: around 1902
California, United States

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