Gladys Davidson (1915 - 2007)

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Gladys Davidson
1915 - 2007
updated February 06, 2019
Gladys Davidson was born on June 5, 1915. She died on October 25, 2007 at age 92. We know that Gladys Davidson had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma.


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Gladys Davidson passed away on October 25, 2007 at age 92. She was born on June 5, 1915. There is no information about Gladys's family. We know that Gladys Davidson had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma.
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In 1915, in the year that Gladys Davidson was born, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

In 1943, when she was 28 years old, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1976, Gladys was 61 years old when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1986, by the time she was 71 years old, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

In 1999, when she was 84 years old, on January 1st, the Euro became the new official single currency of the eurozone. It was used by Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Spain and has since spread in use. Daily, over 337 million Europeans use the euro.

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Gladys May Davidson
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Hawthorn, Australia
Gladys Rebecca Davidson
1894 - 1968
Will, Australia
Gladys Noonan Davidson

Brighton, Australia
Gladys Johnson Davidson

East Melbourne, Australia
Gladys Davidson
Died: 1920
Collingwood, Australia
Gladys Vic Davidson
1907 - 1909
Esdon, Australia
Gladys P Davidson
Oct 19, 1904 - Oct 23, 1993
Gladys Marie Davidson
Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 7, 1990
Gladys S Davidson
Nov 13, 1912 - Sep 16, 1994
Gladys Davidson
around 1916 - Feb 5, 1917
Gladys K. (Klein) Davidson
Born: around 1966
Gladys M. (Burton) Davidson
Born: around 1918
Gladys L. (Roller) Davidson
Born: around 1930
Gladys M. (Robinson) Davidson
Born: around 1958
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Mar 18, 1901 - December 1973
Las Vegas, New Mexico
Gladys Davidson
Nov 25, 1920 - Oct 4, 2003
North Highlands, CA
Gladys L Davidson
Nov 8, 1898 - Mar 8, 1988
Los Angeles, CA
Gladys M Davidson
Jul 12, 1927 - Jan 28, 1996
Greeley, CO

Other Davidsons

Charles H Davidson
Oct 3, 1911 - Nov 3, 2010
Oklahoma City, OK
Bobby Mckinley Davidson
Mar 25, 1935 - Oct 7, 2009
Ione, California
Myrtle M Davidson
Oct 13, 1904 - Dec 9, 1995
Carl L Davidson
Oct 1, 1934 - Aug 19, 1996
Dallas, TX
Edith Davidson
Mar 9, 1906 - October 1969
Ravenna, Texas
James Davidson
Jul 24, 1896 - March 1968
Garland, Texas
Charles Davidson
May 31, 1936 - March 1985
Port Allen, Louisiana
Mable Davidson
Oct 11, 1905 - Apr 9, 1989
Carl H Davidson
Oct 3, 1937 - Apr 5, 1990
Melvin G Davidson
May 1, 1938 - Jun 13, 1998
Ethel A Davidson
May 4, 1940 - Apr 11, 1996
Daniel C Davidson
Mar 21, 1941 - Jul 19, 2002
Burlington, WI
John L Davidson
Dec 26, 1941 - Mar 2, 2007
Tahlequah, OK
Ruth Davidson
Apr 22, 1902 - March 1983
Fort Towson, Oklahoma
Gerald Don Davidson
May 5, 1943 - Jan 10, 2011
Inola, Oklahoma
Dow H Davidson
Oct 23, 1937 - Jul 1, 2005
Wallace Davidson
Nov 18, 1892 - January 1968
Cushing, Oklahoma
Rachel Davidson
Jan 17, 1894 - March 1984
Copperas Cove, Texas
Columbus Davidson
Feb 23, 1870 - March 1971
Shawnee, Oklahoma
Sara Davidson
Jun 13, 1876 - June 1969
Tulsa, Oklahoma

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Bonnie Dew
Sep 22, 1932 - January 1986
Lindsay, Oklahoma
Charles H Davidson
Oct 3, 1911 - Nov 3, 2010
Oklahoma City, OK
Bob D Davis
Feb 23, 1934 - Jan 4, 2004
Shawnee, OK
Charline Kae Adair
Jun 3, 1935 - Jun 29, 2009
Noah Bighorse
Jul 21, 1933 - June 1973
Bobby Cook
Apr 9, 1936 - May 1978
Shirley A Womack
Jul 1, 1935 - Dec 1, 2000
Choctaw, OK
Vera Menshew
Mar 12, 1934 - July 1980
Modesto, California
J C Sullivan
May 7, 1931 - July 1988
Tildia Ransom
Apr 6, 1910 - Mar 30, 2008
Prague, OK
Melvin L Reed
Dec 22, 1933 - Dec 30, 2004
Claremore, OK
Leon Reim
Feb 18, 1933 - November 1979
Spickard, Missouri
Winston Rouse
Aug 8, 1935 - June 1986
Clinton, Oklahoma
Joseph Turner Hine
Oct 14, 1938 - Apr 20, 2011
Tustin, California
Don J Adams
Jun 27, 1935 - Jul 3, 2004
Oklahoma City, OK
J L Hensley
Apr 30, 1936 - Sep 15, 1991
Willie Tucker
Sep 14, 1932 - February 1973
Marlow, Oklahoma
C Pittma
Sep 12, 1934 - December 1992
Kingston, OK
Virginia Mckown
Nov 28, 1919 - Jul 9, 2004
Abilene, TX
Leona I Anthony
Sep 1, 1916 - Nov 20, 2003
Oklahoma City, OK
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