Delta D Davis (1924 - 2003)

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Delta D Davis
1924 - 2003
updated February 06, 2019
Delta D Davis was born on November 5, 1924. She died on October 29, 2003 at age 78. We know that Delta D Davis had been residing in Kirbyville, Jasper County, Texas.


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Delta D Davis passed away on October 29, 2003 at age 78. She was born on November 5, 1924. There is no information about Delta's immediate family. We know that Delta D Davis had been residing in Kirbyville, Jasper County, Texas.
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In 1924, in the year that Delta D Davis was born, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1939, Delta was just 15 years old when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1955, by the time she was 31 years old, on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

In 1965, at the age of 41 years old, Delta was alive when on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

In 1993, at the age of 69 years old, Delta was alive when on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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May 22, 1913 - Feb 25, 1991
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May 11, 1910 - June 1972
Fay J Davis
Jun 20, 1922 - Jun 24, 2003
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Alphonsine Davis
Dec 1, 1906 - July 1984
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Jan 23, 1927 - May 8, 1995
Lake Providence, LA
Verline Davis
Aug 11, 1923 - Oct 1, 1999
Galveston, TX
Doris W Davis
Apr 1, 1917 - Oct 15, 1997
Longview, TX
Elaine Davis
May 7, 1907 - Nov 12, 1996
Alice, TX
Doris M Davis
Jan 2, 1902 - October 1995
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Pauline Davis
Mar 19, 1915 - August 1985
McAllen, Texas
Elizabeth Davis
Nov 14, 1966 - Sep 23, 1993

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