Dempsey Davis (1903 - 1982)

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Dempsey Davis
1903 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
Dempsey Davis was born on June 19, 1903. Dempsey died in December 1982 at 79 years of age. We know that Dempsey Davis had been residing in Warren, Bradley County, Arkansas.


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Dempsey Davis died in December 1982 at age 79. Dempsey was born on June 19, 1903. We have no information about Dempsey's surviving family. We know that Dempsey Davis had been residing in Warren, Bradley County, Arkansas.
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In 1903, in the year that Dempsey Davis was born, the first World Series of American baseball was played between October 1st and 13th. The Boston Americans of the American League played the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League. Boston came back from a three game to one deficit, winning the final four games to capture the title - such a large comeback wouldn't be repeated by a team until 1925. (A total of eight games were played.)

In 1917, Dempsey was merely 14 years old when the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

In 1958, Dempsey was 55 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1979, Dempsey was 76 years old when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1982, in the year of Dempsey Davis's passing, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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