J B Davis (1932 - 1996)

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J B Davis
1932 - 1996
updated February 06, 2019
J B Davis was born on February 1, 1932. J died on August 16, 1996 at 64 years old. We know that J B Davis had been residing in Hazlehurst, Copiah County, Mississippi.


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J B Davis died on August 16, 1996 at 64 years of age. J was born on February 1, 1932. There is no information about J's family. We know that J B Davis had been residing in Hazlehurst, Copiah County, Mississippi.
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In 1932, in the year that J B Davis was born, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1944, at the age of merely 12 years old, J was alive when on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1954, J was 22 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1964, at the age of 32 years old, J was alive when on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

In 1996, in the year of J B Davis's passing, on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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J W A Davis
around 1895 - Mar 16, 1918
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J W Davis
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J T Davis
around 1897 - Jul 24, 1916
J S Davis
around 1894 - Apr 9, 1917
J S Davis
around 1880 - Aug 30, 1919
J R Davis
Died: Jul 24, 1916
J R Davis
around 1893 - Feb 5, 1917
J R Davis
Died: Sep 30, 1918
J P Davis
Died: Jul 28, 1942
J P Davis
Died: May 25, 1916
J O Davis
Died: Oct 30, 1917
J L D Davis
Died: Oct 30, 1917
J L Davis
around 1923 - Jul 26, 1944
J J Davis
around 1900 - Apr 12, 1918
J H C Davis
Died: Sep 9, 1915
J H Davis
Died: Aug 18, 1915
J H Davis
Died: Oct 8, 1918
J H Davis
Died: Feb 28, 1915
J H Davis
Died: Jul 19, 1916

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G D Davis
Jun 13, 1932 - Jun 15, 1993
Cecil C Davis
Sep 4, 1935 - Aug 15, 1993
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Addie Davis
Mar 12, 1904 - July 1985
Jackson, Mississippi
Lowell R Davis
Apr 25, 1928 - Jan 5, 2007
Iuka, MS
Melvin Davis
Jul 2, 1932 - August 1981
Iuka, Mississippi
Gladys I Davis
Jan 30, 1916 - Oct 9, 1993
Iuka, MS
Edwin Davis
Jun 11, 1936 - February 1968
George E Davis
Dec 13, 1931 - Jan 25, 1998
Iuka, MS
Maple L Davis
Oct 23, 1929 - Sep 4, 2006
Jackson, MS
Caldonia Davis
Sep 3, 1897 - October 1971
Dallas, Texas
Kate Davis
Oct 22, 1886 - March 1975
Pickens, Mississippi
Angie Davis
Feb 18, 1885 - February 1968
Benton, Mississippi
Sarah Davis
Feb 20, 1899 - September 1981
Jackson, Mississippi
Carlene Davis
Jul 17, 1931 - Sep 25, 2005
Grenada, MS
Bobbye Davis
Oct 4, 1932 - Jul 20, 2006
Brandon, MS
Mildred Davis
Oct 21, 1931 - April 1983
Lavern P Davis
May 31, 1909 - Mar 2, 2003
Carthage, MS
Martha L Davis
Dec 12, 1924 - Jun 6, 2008
Saint Louis, MO
Roy Davis
Aug 29, 1929 - August 1972
Mavis Q Davis
Nov 26, 1923 - Jan 10, 1996
Hazlehurst, MS

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Tallulah, Louisiana
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Chicago, IL
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Mar 30, 1935 - April 1958
Henderson Stansbury
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Yazoo City, Mississippi
Willie Farish
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Jacksonville, Florida
Lloyd P Mustin
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Vicksburg, MS
Ollie M Brown
Feb 13, 1914 - May 25, 1999
Raymond, MS
Willie W Peck
Jul 25, 1928 - Aug 1, 1990
Baton Rouge, LA
Elbert Killingswort
Aug 31, 1932 - May 1971
Joseph L Brown
Dec 8, 1933 - Sep 17, 1998
Lake Providence, LA
James Treban
Nov 17, 1902 - Jul 22, 1991
Jackson, MS
Hannah Purser
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Jackson, Mississippi
Alfred Y Harper
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Ocean Springs, MS
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