Charles R Davis (1931 - 1992)

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Charles R Davis
1931 - 1992
updated February 06, 2019
Charles R Davis was born on November 8, 1931. He died on September 17, 1992 at age 60.

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Charles R Davis passed away on September 17, 1992 at age 60. He was born on November 8, 1931. There is no information about Charles's family or relationships.
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In 1931, in the year that Charles R Davis was born, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1956, when he was 25 years old, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1969, when he was 38 years old, 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 1970, when he was 39 years old, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

In 1992, in the year of Charles R Davis's passing, in April, Bosnia-Herzegovina declared independence from Yugoslavia. The newly created Bosnian Serb army then began a campaign against Muslim Bosniaks and Bosnian Croats - killing, raping, torturing, beating and robbing - and resulting in the deaths of over 100,000.

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Born: Mar 15, 1946
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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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Evangeline Davis
Nov 20, 1929 - Jan 7, 2003
Chesapeake, VA
Frances Davis
Jan 19, 1919 - Nov 12, 2005
Chicago, IL
Mary Davis
May 12, 1896 - November 1974
Chicago, Illinois
Alta Davis
Apr 18, 1888 - May 1976
Detroit, Michigan
Keith Davis
Nov 20, 1896 - February 1973
Saint Louis, Missouri
Howard W Davis
Feb 17, 1931 - Feb 1, 2010
Lombard, IL
Hazel Davis
Oct 30, 1930 - Sep 6, 2007
Chicago, IL
Clayton F Davis
Jan 17, 1932 - Mar 28, 2006
West Chicago, IL
Mary L Davis
Oct 25, 1927 - Dec 2, 2009
Detroit, MI
Hazel P Davis
Jun 7, 1913 - Sep 29, 2001
Independence, IA
Hattie Davis
Oct 23, 1921 - Nov 11, 1990
Chicago, IL
George Davis
Dec 26, 1890 - June 1969
Greenville, Mississippi
Eugene Davis
Dec 18, 1915 - July 1969
Chicago, Illinois
Rose Davis
Nov 7, 1911 - Dec 20, 1992
Palatine, IL
Helen Davis
Mar 3, 1930 - December 1986
Kenton, Tennessee
Floatee Davis
Jul 15, 1921 - April 1982
Portageville, Missouri
Mary Davis
Jul 18, 1903 - June 1984
Chicago, Illinois
Evelyn C Davis
Oct 20, 1909 - Feb 11, 1999
Chico, CA
Beverly Ann Davis
Nov 6, 1931 - Apr 1, 2007
Bakersfield, California
Veronica G Davis
Mar 15, 1913 - June 1995
Joliet, IL

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