David Griffis (1919 - 2006)

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David Griffis
1919 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
David Griffis was born on November 4, 1919. He died on October 11, 2006 at 86 years old. We know that David Griffis had been residing in Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas 76308.


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David Griffis passed away on October 11, 2006 at age 86. He was born on November 4, 1919. We are unaware of information about David's family or relationships. We know that David Griffis had been residing in Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas 76308.
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In 1919, in the year that David Griffis was born, in January, Nebraska was the 36th state to ratify the 18th Amendment, making it the law of the land. The 18th Amendment established Prohibition - a law against the production, transport, and sale of alcohol. Private consumption and possession were not prohibited. Several months later, the Volstead Act was passed, creating laws to enforce the Amendment. Bootlegging and bathtub gin followed.

In 1957, he was 38 years old when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1964, at the age of 45 years old, David was alive when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1981, David was 62 years old when on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

In 1991, he was 72 years old when on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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David D Griffis
Born: around 1912
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David Lee Griffis
Jun 5, 1941 - Sep 2, 1992
David E. Griffis
Born: around 1956
David M. Griffis Jr
Born: around 1972
David R. Griffis
Born: around 1963
David E. Griffis
Born: around 1956
David R. Griffis
Born: around 1950
David M. Griffis
Born: around 1951
David E. Griffis
Born: around 1948
David R. Griffis
Born: around 1950
David Levan Griffis
Born: around 1945
David Eugene Griffis
Born: around 1948
David A. Griffis
Born: around 1983
David M. Griffis
Born: around 1959
David M. Griffis
Born: around 1971
David E. Griffis
Born: around 1956
David E. Griffis Jr
Born: around 1978

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Opal L Griffis
Dec 17, 1918 - Nov 5, 2000
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Calvin Griffis
Jul 20, 1887 - August 1969
Vista, California
Lynn P Griffis
Dec 20, 1923 - May 1, 1945
Ralph Griffis
Jul 10, 1927 - Sep 17, 1992
Rockville, MD
Milton L Griffis
Aug 13, 1930 - May 21, 1998
Kingman, AZ
Gregory Shawn Griffis
Aug 12, 1963 - Sep 11, 2010
Davis, California
Phyllis Griffis
Mar 24, 1925 - May 1983
Dana Point, California
Margaret Geraldine Griffis
Jun 2, 1906 - Oct 12, 2005
Los Alamitos, California
Adelle M Griffis
Jan 8, 1927 - Jun 13, 1993
Cozad, NE
Lester T Griffis
Dec 29, 1922 - Jan 14, 2000
Pensacola, FL
John O Griffis
Jan 16, 1948 - Jan 15, 2003
Butte, MT
Kent James Griffis
May 8, 1956 - Mar 29, 2008
William Griffis
Jun 19, 1899 - October 1973
Ceres, California
Jane J Griffis
Dec 15, 1923 - Apr 7, 2003
Plano, TX
L I Griffis
Nov 1, 1927 - Aug 15, 1989
Herminia R Griffis
Apr 25, 1927 - Jan 7, 1993
Ventura, CA
Evelyn J Griffis
Jun 5, 1920 - December 1995
Ludington, MI
D P Griffis
Mar 27, 1912 - Dec 23, 2000
McComb, MS
James L Griffis
Jul 3, 1935 - Feb 6, 1992
Woodland, CA
Celeste Mozella Griffis
Dec 23, 1940 - Jun 11, 2006
Las Vegas, NV

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