Harry Davis (1940 - 1977)

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Harry Davis
1940 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Harry Davis was born on November 12, 1940. He died in June 1977 at age 36.

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In 1940, in the year that Harry Davis was born, in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1955, he was merely 15 years old when 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 1960, Harry was 20 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 1961, when he was 21 years old, on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

In 1977, in the year of Harry Davis's passing, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

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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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Guy F Davis
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James Davis
Feb 3, 1889 - August 1972
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Kathleen Davis
Dec 14, 1925 - May 14, 1999
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Ezekiel Davis
Mar 19, 1940 - January 1986
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Lillian Davis
Aug 23, 1900 - April 1978
Georgia
James F Davis
Dec 23, 1941 - Jul 7, 2008
Colquitt, GA
Henry Davis
Mar 24, 1899 - May 12, 1997
J A Davis
Jul 30, 1940 - Nov 15, 1990
Emma M Davis
Jun 11, 1918 - Aug 31, 2000
Henderson, TX
Juanita Davis
Oct 12, 1936 - Jan 16, 2002
Detroit, MI
Raymond H Davis
Jan 9, 1941 - Jun 6, 2011
Rentz, GA
James Davis
Sep 29, 1939 - February 1987
Lela M Davis
Sep 14, 1918 - May 3, 2002
Dublin, GA
Benny Davis
Jun 21, 1941 - May 13, 2011
Jackson, MI
Georgia Davis
Oct 27, 1938 - March 1982
V O Davis
Mar 13, 1940 - Aug 15, 1993
Rodney Davis
Apr 7, 1942 - September 1967
Fannie M Davis
Oct 10, 1920 - Dec 29, 2001
Lois E Davis
Jan 16, 1911 - Sep 24, 2001
Sumner, GA
Bertha Davis
Nov 13, 1897 - August 1977
Georgia

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