Charles L Davis (1920 - 1994)

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Charles L Davis
1920 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Charles L Davis was born on March 4, 1920. He died on March 19, 1994 at age 74. We know that Charles L Davis had been residing in Port Charlotte, Charlotte County, Florida.


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Charles L Davis passed away on March 19, 1994 at 74 years of age. He was born on March 4, 1920. We have no information about Charles's surviving family. We know that Charles L Davis had been residing in Port Charlotte, Charlotte County, Florida.
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In 1920, in the year that Charles L Davis was born, Italian born factory worker Nicola Sacco and fish peddler Bartolomeo Vanzetti were picked up by police on May 5th in connection with the April 15th murder and robbery of a guard and a paymaster at the Slater and Morrill Shoe Company in South Braintree, Mass. Although in later years they were thought to be innocent, they were anarchists and were convicted of the crime and put to death.

In 1930, at the age of only 10 years old, Charles was alive when on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1952, he was 32 years old when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1964, he was 44 years old when 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.

In 1994, in the year of Charles L Davis's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Born: May 10, 1845
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around 1858 - Nov 25, 1940
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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
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Died: Aug 21, 1915
Charles Thomas Davis
around 1881 - Oct 30, 1914
Charles Thomas Davis
around 1895 - Sep 24, 1940

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Jane Davis
Sep 27, 1913 - December 1969
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Feb 27, 1914 - June 1992
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Oct 18, 1900 - Jul 11, 1990
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Jun 17, 1920 - Sep 29, 1999
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Sep 13, 1898 - January 1966
Chicago, Illinois
Myrtle Davis
Jun 1, 1900 - February 1978
Chicago, Illinois
Joseph Davis
Oct 9, 1911 - August 1965
Du Quoin, Illinois
Bertrand Davis
Nov 26, 1911 - May 1957
Martha Davis
Mar 17, 1917 - Nov 1, 2005
Harvey, IL
Orval Davis
Nov 26, 1903 - September 1970
Benton, Illinois
John Davis
Feb 28, 1892 - March 1971
Riverside, California
Robert Davis
Mar 19, 1918 - July 1986
Saint Louis, Missouri
Edward Davis
Dec 29, 1897 - November 1986
Port Charlotte, Florida
Clayton Davis
Jan 2, 1902 - December 1975
Chicago, Illinois
Nina E Davis
Nov 16, 1915 - Dec 21, 2001
Twinsburg, OH
Eva Davis
Jun 30, 1898 - January 1984
Nashville, Tennessee
Nellie Davis
Sep 9, 1891 - January 1981
Chicago, Illinois
Morris Davis
Sep 13, 1909 - February 1986
Chicago, Illinois
S B Davis
Apr 12, 1916 - Feb 22, 1998
Desert Hot Springs, CA
Arie Davis
Jun 15, 1903 - November 1964

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