Edith J Davis (1909 - 2001)

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Edith J Davis
1909 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Edith J Davis was born on April 2, 1909. She died on January 18, 2001 at age 91. We know that Edith J Davis had been residing in Beloit, Rock County, Wisconsin.


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Edith J Davis passed away on January 18, 2001 at age 91. She was born on April 2, 1909. We are unaware of information about Edith's family or relationships. We know that Edith J Davis had been residing in Beloit, Rock County, Wisconsin.
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In 1909, in the year that Edith J Davis was born, William Howard Taft became the 27th President of the United States on March 4th. Previously Secretary of War, Judge on the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Solicitor General of the U.S., and Governor of both the Philippines and Cuba, Taft was the only President who went on to become Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

In 1926, Edith was 17 years old when on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1933, she was 24 years old when on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1973, she was 64 years old when on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

In 1997, at the age of 88 years old, Edith was alive when on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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Dec 27, 1953 - August 1987
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Feb 23, 1971 - Jun 4, 2005
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Mar 10, 1960 - Apr 30, 1994
Milwaukee, WI
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Jul 20, 1892 - Oct 25, 1995
Delavan, WI
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