Charles Davis (1886 - 1964)

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Charles Davis
1886 - 1964
updated February 06, 2019
Charles Davis was born on February 26, 1886. He died in March 1964 at 78 years old. We know that Charles Davis had been residing in Wisconsin.


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Charles Davis died in March 1964 at age 78. He was born on February 26, 1886. We are unaware of information about Charles's immediate family. We know that Charles Davis had been residing in Wisconsin.
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In 1886, in the year that Charles Davis was born, on January 5th, Scottish novelist Robert Louis Stevenson's book the Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde was published. Immediately popular, the paperback book was sold for $1 in the U.S. - almost $25 today. Stevenson's stepson said that he wrote the first draft in under 3 days.

In 1910, by the time he was 24 years old, Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

In 1943, by the time he was 57 years old, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1950, he was 64 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1964, in the year of Charles Davis's passing, on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

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Other Charles Davises

Charles Robert Davis, Sr
Born: Mar 15, 1946
Charles Wesley Davis
Born: May 10, 1845
Charles Monroe Davis
Jan 8, 1910 - Jun 19, 1959
Charles William Davis
around 1858 - Nov 25, 1940
Charles William Davis
around 1918 - Jun 19, 1941
Charles William Davis
around 1898 - Dec 2, 1917
Charles Victor Davis
Died: Dec 12, 1942
Charles Trevor Davis
around 1921 - Mar 26, 1941
Charles Tom Davis
Died: Aug 21, 1915
Charles Thomas Davis
around 1881 - Oct 30, 1914
Charles Thomas Davis
around 1895 - Sep 24, 1940

Other Davises

Norman C Davis
Mar 30, 1906 - Jan 31, 1998
Fremont, CA
Ingeborg C Davis
Nov 10, 1909 - November 1989
Rhinelander, WI
Myron C Davis
Jan 4, 1909 - Feb 20, 1989
Rhinelander, WI
Truman Davis
Jul 9, 1907 - April 1960
Esther Davis
Sep 1, 1916 - Dec 27, 1999
Two Rivers, WI
Dorothy Davis
May 18, 1905 - Jul 16, 1995
Elaine Davis
Nov 23, 1918 - Jul 21, 2008
Delafield, WI
Earl Davis
Jun 9, 1890 - October 1968
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
L Davis
Jul 15, 1907 - November 1979
Marie F Davis
Sep 22, 1918 - Mar 23, 2008
Muscoda, WI
Ralph Davis
Apr 30, 1922 - April 1986
Mount Vernon, Washington
Mary Davis
Oct 7, 1907 - November 1971
Dubuque, Iowa
Harry Davis
Mar 19, 1899 - December 1965
Los Angeles, California
Marion v Davis
Dec 23, 1919 - Sep 14, 2009
Brighton, MI
Joseph Davis
Jan 22, 1919 - May 1973
Muriel Davis
Jun 16, 1922 - Feb 10, 2006
San Diego, CA
John Davis
Oct 12, 1903 - August 1972
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Clyde Davis
Mar 17, 1888 - March 1985
Suring, Wisconsin
Russell Davis
Dec 16, 1921 - August 1978
Coos Bay, Oregon
Mary C Davis
Jan 12, 1922 - Oct 24, 1999
Milwaukee, WI

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Nov 6, 1916 - Aug 2, 1997
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Alice Baer
Apr 11, 1914 - Sep 29, 2004
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William Boeyink
Jan 9, 1903 - May 1984
Mosinee, Wisconsin
Henry Stoegbauer
Apr 4, 1903 - July 1966
Earl Snyder
Jun 16, 1901 - September 1982
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Oct 3, 1910 - April 1986
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Aug 13, 1896 - September 1962
Charles Morrill
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Oct 25, 1908 - September 1970
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Joseph Kuehn
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Elmer A Kuhl
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