Elijah David (1888 - 1975)

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Elijah David
1888 - 1975
updated February 06, 2019
Elijah David was born on February 26, 1888. He died in February 1975 at 86 years of age. We know that Elijah David had been residing in Salters, Williamsburg County, South Carolina.

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Elijah David died in February 1975 at 86 years old. He was born on February 26, 1888. We are unaware of information about Elijah's immediate family. We know that Elijah David had been residing in Salters, Williamsburg County, South Carolina.
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In 1888, in the year that Elijah David was born, on August 7th, the body of a prostitute was found in the Whitechapel section of London. Martha Tabram had been stabbed 39 times - a possible but not confirmed victim of Jack the Ripper. On August 31st, the body of Mary Ann Nichols was found - stabbed and mutilated. On September 8th, the body of Annie Chapman was found - throat slit and disemboweled. On September 30th, Elizabeth Stride, also a prostitute in Whitechapel, was found dead from a slit throat. Within an hour, another body was discovered - Catherine Eddowes'. She was far more savagely murdered and it is thought that the Ripper had more time with her. Then, on November 9th, the body of prostitute Mary Jane Kelly was found in a boarding room in Whitechapel. Considered to be the probable fifth, and last, of Jack the Ripper's victims, Kelly's was the most savage of his murders.

In 1935, at the age of 47 years old, Elijah was alive when the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1956, by the time he was 68 years old, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1968, he was 80 years old when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1975, in the year of Elijah David's passing, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

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Sep 2, 1946 - Nov 8, 2009
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Oct 24, 1893 - November 1969
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Oct 7, 1949 - May 1972
Clyde David
Feb 8, 1898 - March 1983
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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Oct 9, 1894 - December 1969
Florence, South Carolina
Oland David
Jul 7, 1908 - December 1965
Alfred David
Jul 29, 1888 - November 1967
Columbia, South Carolina
Mary L David
Aug 19, 1922 - Aug 26, 1997
Alexandria, VA
Muncie David
Feb 28, 1890 - April 1972
Charleston, South Carolina
Rebecca David
Jul 12, 1921 - February 1984
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Henry David
Jan 2, 1890 - March 1965
South Carolina
Edyth M David
Apr 15, 1919 - January 1998
Takoma Park, MD
Russell David
Jul 12, 1918 - May 22, 2006
Bennettsville, SC
Louise David
Apr 15, 1909 - December 1975
Irmo, South Carolina
Willie David
Nov 12, 1886 - July 1982
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Margaret David
Jun 30, 1917 - June 1976
Columbia, South Carolina
James David
Apr 9, 1886 - September 1974
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Alexander David
April 1895 - October 1953
Richard David
Jun 30, 1921 - Nov 26, 2010
Ridgeland, South Carolina

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