James E Davis (1921 - 2011)

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James E Davis
1921 - 2011
updated February 06, 2019
James E Davis was born on June 20, 1921. He died on July 15, 2011 at age 90. We know that James E Davis had been residing in Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware.


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James E Davis passed away on July 15, 2011 at 90 years old. He was born on June 20, 1921. We have no information about James's family or relationships. We know that James E Davis had been residing in Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware.
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In 1921, in the year that James E Davis was born, hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1936, he was just 15 years old when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1967, at the age of 46 years old, James was alive when between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1972, by the time he was 51 years old, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

In 1996, he was 75 years old when 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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James H Davis
Born: Dec 7, 1940
Independence, MO, United States
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James Dale Davis
Feb 25, 1924 - Feb 10, 1982
James Mark Davis
Born: 1973
James Allen Davis 4th
Born: Nov 12, 1996
James Allen Davis 3rd
Born: May 19, 1972
James A Davis Jr
Born: May 12, 1953
James Otis Davis
Mar 12, 1947 - around Feb 20, 2009
James Richard Davis
Born: Aug 27, 1951
Albany, OR, United States
James Winfield Davis
around 1898 - Apr 22, 1918
James William Davis
around 1904 - Aug 15, 1946
James William Davis
around 1886 - Mar 18, 1916
James Victor Davis
around 1919 - Sep 7, 1940
James Thomas Davis
around 1904 - Jan 5, 1945
James Thomas Davis
around 1896 - May 9, 1917

Other Davises

Madelyn B Davis
Dec 4, 1921 - Jun 30, 2009
Pompano Beach, FL
Emma L Davis
Jun 18, 1921 - Dec 24, 1993
Wilmington, DE
Jeanne C Davis
Mar 29, 1924 - Apr 28, 2004
Willow Street, PA
Truston Davis
Aug 22, 1897 - August 1974
Wilmington, Delaware
Bella Davis
Jul 13, 1893 - June 1967
Wilmington, Delaware
Robert Davis
Dec 22, 1891 - January 1982
Newark, Delaware
Howard Davis
Jul 5, 1896 - December 1968
Wilmington, Delaware
Eleanor M Davis
May 29, 1921 - May 1991
Newark, DE
Howard C Davis
Feb 21, 1907 - Apr 6, 1991
Smyrna, DE
Elizabeth A Davis
Aug 4, 1909 - Jul 21, 1998
Rehoboth Beach, DE
Richard Davis
Feb 8, 1911 - Aug 9, 1996
New Castle, DE
Rita M Davis
Sep 23, 1904 - Oct 8, 2004
Wilmington, DE
Alberta E Davis
Jul 13, 1917 - Oct 23, 1998
New Castle, DE
Charles Davis
Feb 1, 1922 - May 1966
Harold B Davis
Apr 14, 1920 - Sep 8, 2001
Berlin, MD
Martha S Davis
Feb 22, 1922 - Apr 9, 2009
Wilmington, Delaware
Ben M Davis
Aug 23, 1920 - Jan 22, 2003
Sarasota, FL
Rosabell Davis
Apr 4, 1912 - Sep 6, 1998
Newark, DE
James Davis
Dec 29, 1925 - October 1979
Jersey City, New Jersey
Leila J Davis
Aug 31, 1899 - Apr 4, 1989

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Jan 23, 1925 - Feb 21, 2002
Wilmington, DE
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Sep 5, 1912 - Dec 13, 1998
Lincoln, DE
William Hitchens
Jul 7, 1892 - February 1973
Seaford, Delaware
Charles F Workman
Mar 30, 1913 - Dec 28, 1996
Seaford, DE
Anna Williams
Aug 2, 1894 - June 1969
Wilmington, Delaware
Stacey Bright
May 6, 1920 - August 1974
Harold Windett
Aug 18, 1922 - February 1980
Robert Long
Mar 15, 1904 - June 1973
Camden Wyoming, Delaware
Maude Polk
Aug 3, 1892 - April 1987
Hockessin, Delaware
Samuel Cooling
May 6, 1892 - July 1965
Wilmington, Delaware
William Pierce
Jun 8, 1908 - December 1972
Rodney Andress
May 19, 1923 - January 1983
Wilmington, Delaware
John E Oldham
Aug 26, 1924 - Jul 23, 1998
Wilmington, DE
Joseph M Thorp
Jan 28, 1923 - Feb 10, 2007
Upper Darby, PA
Jane C Tolomeo
Nov 25, 1921 - Aug 11, 1996
Naples, FL
Audrey Robino
Sep 28, 1923 - Mar 19, 1989
Israel Galperin
Feb 5, 1899 - January 1985
Wilmington, Delaware
Carmen Mele
Feb 5, 1911 - December 1974
Wilmington, Delaware
Donald W Brenegan
Aug 21, 1923 - May 30, 1998
Seaford, DE
Josephine Holmes
Nov 22, 1896 - August 1981
Wilmington, Delaware
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