Charles Davis (1903 - 1971)

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Charles Davis
1903 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
Charles Davis was born on January 13, 1903. He died in June 1971 at 68 years of age. We know that Charles Davis had been residing in Washington, Daviess County, Indiana.


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Charles Davis died in June 1971 at 68 years of age. He was born on January 13, 1903. We are unaware of information about Charles's family. We know that Charles Davis had been residing in Washington, Daviess County, Indiana.
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In 1903, in the year that Charles Davis was born, the first World Series of American baseball was played between October 1st and 13th. The Boston Americans of the American League played the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League. Boston came back from a three game to one deficit, winning the final four games to capture the title - such a large comeback wouldn't be repeated by a team until 1925. (A total of eight games were played.)

In 1917, by the time he was only 14 years old, Dutch exotic dancer Mata Hari was convicted and executed as a German spy. Since Mata Hari, born Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" MacLeod, was a citizen of the Netherlands (which remained neutral in World War 1), she could travel freely in Europe. Her travels (and her romantic entanglements) raised suspicion and she was arrested by the French and found guilty. There is still controversy about her guilt although her name has become synonymous with a seductive female spy.

In 1954, he was 51 years old when 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 1969, at the age of 66 years old, Charles was alive when on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1971, in the year of Charles Davis's passing, on May 3rd, 10,000 federal troops, 5,100 officers of the D.C. Metropolitan Police, 2,000 members of the D.C. National Guard, and federal agents assembled in Washington DC to prevent an estimated 10,000 Vietnam War protesters from marching. President Nixon (who was in California) refused to give federal employees the day off and they had to navigate the police and protesters, adding to the confusion. By the end of a few days of protest, 12,614 people had been arrested - making it the largest mass arrest in US history.

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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

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David A Davis
Dec 7, 1983 - Sep 2, 2001
Helen N Davis
Aug 13, 1918 - Apr 28, 2005
Terre Haute, IN
Ethel Davis
Oct 16, 1903 - September 1972
North Hills, California
Lloyd Davis
Mar 12, 1891 - December 1970
Terre Haute, Indiana
Hazel Davis
Nov 14, 1898 - February 1978
Fort Branch, Indiana
Thomas Davis
Jan 26, 1895 - August 1959
George E Davis
May 14, 1907 - Sep 2, 2002
Franklin, IN
Edward Davis
Feb 25, 1893 - February 1984
Lafayette, Indiana
James R Davis
Sep 6, 1916 - Mar 22, 1992
Leslie L Davis
Oct 12, 1910 - Feb 7, 1996
Mission, KS
William Davis
Mar 1, 1913 - March 1968
Robert B Davis
Nov 6, 1913 - Jul 19, 1988
Flint, MI
Cecil Davis
Jun 14, 1896 - April 1964
William Davis
Jun 17, 1918 - December 1970
Pimento, Indiana
Cecil Davis
Sep 30, 1902 - November 1969
Terre Haute, Indiana
Lyman Davis
Jun 2, 1899 - April 1980
Terre Haute, Indiana
Charles Davis
Nov 26, 1915 - November 1985
Terre Haute, Indiana
Nora Davis
Feb 14, 1887 - September 1972
Washington, Indiana
Richard B Davis
Aug 3, 1912 - Sep 25, 1992
Terre Haute, IN
Raymond Davis
Dec 10, 1911 - April 1981
Merchantville, New Jersey

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