George Davis (1913 - 1958)

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George Davis
1913 - 1958
updated February 06, 2019
George Davis was born on November 10, 1913. He died in April 1958 at 44 years old.


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George Davis died in April 1958 at 44 years of age. He was born on November 10, 1913. We have no information about George's family or relationships.
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In 1913, in the year that George Davis was born, Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in March. Previously the Governor of New Jersey and President of Princeton University, he was the first Southerner to serve as President since Zachary Taylor, over 60 years previous. A Democrat, he led the U.S. during World War I and championed the League of Nations.

In 1928, when he was just 15 years old, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1933, by the time he was 20 years old, on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1943, by the time he was 30 years old, on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1958, in the year of George Davis's passing, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

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around 1880 - Aug 22, 1917
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around 1888 - Dec 23, 1914
George Willard Davis
around 1897 - Mar 26, 1919
George Wilfred Davis
around 1896 - Oct 7, 1916
George Wesley Davis
around 1921 - Feb 2, 1945
George Washington Davis
around 1893 - Apr 5, 1921
George W Davis
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George Thomas Davis
around 1916 - Oct 30, 1944
George Thomas Davis
around 1920 - May 24, 1944

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Apr 15, 1901 - April 1984
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Frances Louise Davis
Dec 5, 1917 - Dec 7, 2008
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Robert H Davis
Mar 4, 1919 - Sep 30, 1994
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Harvey Davis
May 23, 1916 - August 1987
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Earl L Davis
Jan 30, 1915 - Sep 27, 1996
Syracuse, IN
Helen M Davis
Jun 25, 1900 - December 1995
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Ora Davis
Feb 12, 1914 - Aug 26, 2005
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Roy Davis
Sep 6, 1913 - July 1983
Carmel, Indiana
Eugene T Davis
May 5, 1914 - Jan 18, 2006
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H Davis
Jun 25, 1913 - March 1983
Los Angeles, California
Louise Davis
Dec 4, 1907 - November 1975
Greenfield, Indiana
Richard Davis
Aug 24, 1915 - October 1973
Lakewood, California
Margaret L Davis
Apr 18, 1913 - Apr 20, 1989
Raymond Davis
Jul 25, 1907 - July 1985
Spencer, Indiana
Chester L Davis
May 22, 1919 - Jun 21, 2003
Columbus, OH
Lafa Davis
Jan 2, 1905 - February 1975
Indianapolis, Indiana
Estil Davis
May 17, 1913 - December 1987
Brook, Indiana
Robert Davis
Sep 17, 1894 - June 1963
George O Davis
Jul 19, 1900 - Jul 10, 1988
Daniel Davis
Jun 5, 1911 - December 1971
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