Harry C Davis (1916 - 1997)

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Harry C Davis
1916 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Harry C Davis was born on June 4, 1916. He died on June 9, 1997 at 81 years of age. We know that Harry C Davis had been residing in San Jacinto, Riverside County, California.


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Harry C Davis died on June 9, 1997 at 81 years old. He was born on June 4, 1916. There is no information about Harry's family. We know that Harry C Davis had been residing in San Jacinto, Riverside County, California.
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In 1916, in the year that Harry C Davis was born, in June, the U.S. Congress authorized a plan to expand the armed forces over the next five years. Called the National Defense Act of 1916, the national law expanded the National Guard and Army (the Army added an aviation unit), created the Reserves, and gave the President expanded authority to federalize the National Guard. It also allowed the government to stockpile, in advance, materiel to be used in wartime.

In 1925, at the age of only 9 years old, Harry was alive when in July, the Scopes Trial - often called the Scopes Monkey Trial - took place, prosecuting a substitute teacher for teaching evolution in school. Tennessee had enacted a law that said it was "unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school". William Jennings Bryan headed the prosecution and Clarence Darrow headed the defense. The teacher was found guilty and fined $100. An appeal to the Supreme Court of Tennessee upheld the law but overturned the guilty verdict.

In 1959, he was 43 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1960, he was 44 years old when 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 1997, in the year of Harry C Davis's passing, on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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Other Harry Davises

Harry John Davis
Dec 31, 1893 - Nov 27, 1971
Harry William Davis
around 1897 - Feb 29, 1944
Harry William Davis
around 1919 - Dec 19, 1942
Harry Walter Davis
Died: Apr 28, 1944
Harry Sidney Davis
Died: Sep 25, 1915
Harry Samuel Davis
Died: Dec 24, 1944
Harry Reginald Davis
around 1894 - Nov 13, 1916
Harry Redwood Davis
around 1905 - Jun 9, 1940
Harry Llewellyn Davis
around 1919 - Jun 1, 1943
Harry John Davis
around 1925 - Apr 11, 1944
Harry Jack Davis
around 1923 - Jul 16, 1944
Harry Herbert Davis
Died: Jun 5, 1915
Harry Henry Davis
Died: Jan 15, 1945
Harry Hardy Davis
around 1916 - Jun 20, 1940
Harry George Ernest Davis
Died: Nov 10, 1940
Harry George Davis
around 1898 - Jul 28, 1917
Harry Douglas Davis
around 1918 - Aug 21, 1943
Harry Bullard Davis
around 1893 - Dec 8, 1947
Harry Bridgeman Davis
around 1879 - Aug 5, 1917
Harry Bentley Davis
around 1917 - Sep 5, 1940

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Hugh O Davis
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John N Davis
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Velma Davis
Nov 30, 1888 - August 1982
New Castle, PA
Henrietta L Davis
Feb 10, 1905 - Feb 2, 1995
Lorain, OH
Dorothy C Davis
Oct 27, 1918 - Oct 5, 1999
New Castle, PA
Helen M Davis
Sep 18, 1918 - Jun 20, 1998
New Castle, PA
Waldo Davis
Feb 22, 1906 - January 1971
New Castle, PA
Joe Davis
Aug 20, 1898 - March 1977
New Castle, PA
John Davis
Oct 26, 1893 - May 1963
Hunt Davis
Aug 12, 1920 - May 1987
Houston, TX
Jemma M Davis
Mar 10, 1914 - May 15, 1998
North Wales, PA
Samuel H Davis
Jan 4, 1892 - Jul 1, 1963
H E Davis
May 31, 1903 - Apr 23, 1991
Norristown, PA
Esther C Davis
Dec 4, 1907 - Jan 24, 2002
King of Prussia, PA
Rose Davis
Feb 8, 1909 - September 1981
Norristown, PA
Milton Davis
Jul 4, 1906 - August 1974
Sewell, NJ
Mary Davis
Feb 6, 1891 - October 1977
David Davis
May 10, 1902 - April 1966
Philip D Davis
Jul 11, 1921 - Jul 6, 1998
New Castle, PA

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Meadville, PA
Nick A Cubellis
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Mary Balsley
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Virginia B Longacre
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Glenn Beckman
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Emanuel Weinstock
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Martha W Gibson
Feb 7, 1901 - May 1991
Zephyrhills, FL
Paul Papenhausen
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Francis Hiler
Nov 13, 1905 - February 1972
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Robert Reynolds
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