J A Davis (1934 - 1993)

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J A Davis
1934 - 1993
updated February 06, 2019
J A Davis was born on July 20, 1934. J died in June 1993 at 58 years of age.


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J A Davis died in June 1993 at 58 years old. J was born on July 20, 1934. We are unaware of information about J's family.
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In 1934, in the year that J A Davis was born, on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

In 1942, by the time this person was only 8 years old, on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1977, when this person was 43 years old, on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

In 1987, at the age of 53 years old, J was alive when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1993, in the year of J A Davis's passing, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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Aug 24, 1907 - October 1972
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Mary D Davis
Oct 20, 1904 - May 5, 1999
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Tena R Davis
Sep 19, 1972 - Jan 4, 2010
Margaret Davis
Mar 5, 1888 - June 1982
Maryville, Tennessee
John C Davis
Jan 2, 1906 - Jun 26, 2001
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Virginia Davis
Apr 18, 1932 - April 1984
Clarence Davis
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Eleanor Davis
Oct 14, 1904 - Jan 10, 1997
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Homer Davis
Aug 3, 1901 - February 1975
Robert Davis
May 20, 1903 - February 1965
Knoxville, Tennessee
Veda J Davis
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Douglasville, GA
Grady Davis
Jul 4, 1935 - August 1972
Charles J Davis
Jul 7, 1935 - Mar 7, 1996
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Dec 26, 1928 - Feb 6, 2010
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