Edith M Davis (1916 - 2008)

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Edith M Davis
1916 - 2008
updated February 06, 2019
Edith M Davis was born on September 21, 1916. She died on May 5, 2008 at 91 years old. We know that Edith M Davis had been residing in Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina 28792.


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Edith M Davis died on May 5, 2008 at age 91. She was born on September 21, 1916. We have no information about Edith's family or relationships. We know that Edith M Davis had been residing in Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina 28792.
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In 1916, in the year that Edith M Davis was born, 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 1939, by the time she was 23 years old, in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1952, at the age of 36 years old, Edith was alive when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1960, by the time she was 44 years old, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1974, at the age of 58 years old, Edith was alive when on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

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Jun 30, 1889 - January 1981
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Aug 31, 1904 - November 1977
Brooklyn, NY
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Dec 17, 1887 - December 1973
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Jan 23, 1913 - Apr 28, 2007
Yonkers, NY
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Bronx, NY
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Aug 16, 1910 - April 1987
Yonkers, NY
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Aug 28, 1893 - March 1983
New York, NY
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Nov 16, 1887 - February 1972
Hightstown, NJ
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Dec 28, 1882 - February 1964
New York
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Apr 17, 1893 - September 1983
Palm Beach Gardens, FL

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