David W Ellison (1903 - 1987)

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David W Ellison
1903 - 1987
updated February 06, 2019
David W Ellison was born on March 10, 1903. He died on December 20, 1987 at age 84. We know that David W Ellison had been residing in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan 48221.


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David W Ellison passed away on December 20, 1987 at 84 years old. He was born on March 10, 1903. We are unaware of information about David's surviving family. We know that David W Ellison had been residing in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan 48221.
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1903 - 1987 World Events

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In 1903, in the year that David W Ellison was born, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

In 1916, David was merely 13 years old when suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

In 1921, when he was 18 years old, the silent film The Sheik, directed by George Melford and starring Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres (also featuring Adolphe Menjou) debuted on October 21st. Critics weren't enthusiastic but the public loved it - in the first few weeks 125,000 people had seen the movie - and it eventually exceeded $1 million in ticket sales. And Rudolph Valentino, an Italian American, became the heartthrob of a female generation.

In 1948, by the time he was 45 years old, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1987, in the year of David W Ellison's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Dec 30, 1906 - August 1983
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Samuel A Ellison
Apr 8, 1992 - Jul 11, 2003
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Edward A Ellison
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Dec 7, 1915 - Mar 20, 1998
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Oct 15, 1920 - June 1976
James Ellison
Sep 12, 1889 - February 1972
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Rhea Ellison
Nov 2, 1896 - November 1978
Violet P Ellison
Sep 27, 1911 - Sep 21, 2003
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Shirley R Ellison
Apr 5, 1925 - May 31, 1990
Charles W Ellison
Jul 3, 1932 - Jun 2, 2009
Lafayette, Indiana
Donald Ellison
Aug 1, 1932 - March 1972
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May 13, 1894 - February 1968
Escondido, California

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