Gladys Davidson (1913 - 1983)

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Gladys Davidson
1913 - 1983
updated February 06, 2019
Gladys Davidson was born on October 1, 1913. She died in June 1983 at 69 years old. We know that Gladys Davidson had been residing in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.


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Gladys Davidson died in June 1983 at 69 years of age. She was born on October 1, 1913. There is no information about Gladys's family or relationships. We know that Gladys Davidson had been residing in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.
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In 1913, in the year that Gladys Davidson 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 1924, she was only 11 years old when J. Edgar Hoover, at the age of 29, was appointed the sixth director of the Bureau of Investigation by Calvin Coolidge (which later became the Federal Bureau of Investigation). The Bureau had approximately 650 employees, including 441 Special Agents. A former employee of the Justice Department, Hoover accepted his new position on the proviso that the bureau was to be completely divorced from politics and that the director report only to the attorney general.

In 1944, at the age of 31 years old, Gladys was alive when on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1955, when she was 42 years old, on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1983, in the year of Gladys Davidson's passing, "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

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Gladys P Davidson
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Gladys Marie Davidson
Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 7, 1990
Gladys S Davidson
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Gladys K. (Klein) Davidson
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Gladys M. (Burton) Davidson
Born: around 1918
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Gladys L Davidson
Nov 8, 1898 - Mar 8, 1988
Los Angeles, CA
Gladys M Davidson
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C Davidson
Jul 13, 1936 - Jul 15, 1989
Walter S Davidson
Aug 8, 1930 - Jul 31, 1995
Brooklyn, NY
Norma M Davidson
Dec 16, 1893 - July 1988
Smithfield, RI
Mark Lloyd Davidson
Jul 25, 1956 - May 22, 2007
Boca Raton, FL
Albert Davidson
Sep 6, 1902 - May 1970
Cranston, RI
James Davidson
Aug 9, 1901 - June 1976
Providence, RI
Anna M Davidson
Feb 25, 1916 - Jan 12, 2000
Scottsdale, AZ
John Davidson
Apr 21, 1916 - March 1982
Warwick, RI
Marion Davidson
Apr 3, 1918 - May 5, 2011
West Warwick, RI
Ruth E Davidson
Mar 9, 1914 - Jul 19, 1998
Rumford, RI
Clarence Davidson
Apr 10, 1913 - June 1971
Providence, RI
Theresa Davidson
Aug 29, 1883 - July 1967
Providence, RI
Haskell Davidson
Oct 23, 1902 - March 1985
San Bernardino, CA
Arthur Davidson
Apr 30, 1908 - December 1985
Warwick, RI
Jennie Davidson
Jun 24, 1916 - Jan 7, 2006
East Greenwich, RI
Chester Davidson
Apr 1, 1894 - March 1983
Coventry, RI
Martha Davidson
Aug 20, 1909 - Sep 16, 1997
Cranston, RI
Mary J Davidson
Apr 9, 1924 - Dec 7, 1992
Fort Pierce, FL
Donald J Davidson
Apr 2, 1924 - Jan 31, 2005
Cumberland, RI
Alfred T Davidson
May 14, 1931 - May 21, 2003
Foster, RI

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Oct 3, 1929 - May 1987
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William G Calka
Dec 8, 1930 - May 12, 2008
Yerington, NV
Maria Moniz
Mar 30, 1915 - May 12, 2001
Riverside, RI
Ernest Cole
Jan 9, 1915 - July 1986
Newport, RI
Hyman Cotton
Mar 18, 1901 - August 1976
Providence, RI
Emily Davis
May 29, 1889 - November 1963
Rhode Island
Edmund G Djeridi
Nov 12, 1930 - Feb 21, 2009
Deltona, FL
Eleanor Torigian
Jul 14, 1931 - Apr 1, 1994
Seekonk, MA
Irene A Lefoley
Nov 30, 1929 - Jan 26, 1998
Hope Valley, RI
Mary L Enos
Oct 23, 1906 - Mar 2, 2005
Riverside, RI
Doris R Gillane
Feb 12, 1908 - July 1995
Cranston, RI
Virgil T Kellum
Aug 31, 1923 - Jun 14, 1991
Jacksonville, NC
Henry M Kocher
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Johnston, RI
James Mancini
Mar 10, 1925 - Feb 25, 1997
Cranston, RI
Anna L Longo
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Buford, GA
Kathleen Benevides
Mar 28, 1930 - Dec 31, 2006
Bristol, RI
Catherine Heffernan
Jun 26, 1934 - Nov 9, 1986
Newport, RI
Robert C Montie
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