Harry Davis (1903 - 1980)

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Harry Davis
1903 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Harry Davis was born on June 22, 1903. He died in May 1980 at 76 years old. We know that Harry Davis had been residing in Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Virginia.


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Harry Davis died in May 1980 at 76 years of age. He was born on June 22, 1903. We have no information about Harry's family. We know that Harry Davis had been residing in Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Virginia.
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In 1903, in the year that Harry Davis was born, the silent film, The Great Train Robbery opened. Although it was filmed in Milltown, New Jersey, it was a Western. Twelve minutes long, the film used a lot of innovative techniques - some scenes were hand colored and composite editing, on-location shooting, and frequent camera movement were used. Its budget was $150 (about $4000 currently) and was the most popular film until 1915 when Birth of a Nation was released.

In 1910, by the time he was just 7 years old, Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

In 1920, at the age of 17 years old, Harry was alive when the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1970, at the age of 67 years old, Harry was alive when on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

In 1980, in the year of Harry Davis's passing, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

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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

Other Davises

Thomas Davis
Nov 28, 1898 - December 1972
Chesapeake, Virginia
Jettie Davis
May 20, 1913 - July 1979
Bud Davis
Mar 14, 1895 - July 1985
Eustis, Florida
Avis S Davis
Nov 10, 1907 - Apr 6, 1998
Richmond, VA
Ashley Davis
Jun 6, 1905 - December 1982
Shortt Gap, Virginia
Samuel Davis
May 16, 1900 - May 20, 1988
Columbus, OH
Myra G Davis
Apr 22, 1911 - Apr 2, 2000
Newport News, VA
Doris C Davis
Nov 21, 1920 - Apr 24, 2004
John Davis
Mar 20, 1898 - November 1964
Charlie Davis
Oct 12, 1914 - Sep 2, 1991
Madison Heights, VA
Joseph Davis
Oct 10, 1903 - November 1980
Lexington, Virginia
John Davis
May 1, 1921 - September 1975
Reginald F Davis
Oct 8, 1915 - Jul 9, 2009
Madison Heights, VA
Gordon Davis
Oct 7, 1909 - December 1962
Lucille F Davis
Feb 24, 1913 - Jul 7, 2004
Bronxville, NY
Frank Davis
Oct 7, 1899 - July 1969
Altavista, Virginia
James Davis
May 4, 1876 - August 1962
Evelyn Y Davis
Jan 22, 1964 - Jun 14, 2000
Onancock, VA
Mary A Davis
Oct 13, 1920 - Jul 2, 2009
Montross, VA
Joyce D Davis
Mar 21, 1961 - Apr 20, 2006
Holly Ridge, NC

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Myrtle Keith
Jun 20, 1918 - March 1987
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Ann Sheehy
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