James W Davis (1928 - 1988)

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James W Davis
1928 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
James W Davis was born on November 23, 1928. He died on February 29, 1988 at age 59.

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James W Davis died on February 29, 1988 at 59 years old. He was born on November 23, 1928. We are unaware of information about James's family or relationships.
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1928 - 1988 World Events

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In 1928, in the year that James W Davis was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1958, when he was 30 years old, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1968, James was 40 years old when on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1979, James was 51 years old when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1988, in the year of James W Davis's passing, on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

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Born: Nov 12, 1996
James Allen Davis 3rd
Born: May 19, 1972
James A Davis Jr
Born: May 12, 1953
James Otis Davis
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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

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Hazel Davis
Dec 2, 1928 - May 14, 2001
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Irene F Davis
Feb 27, 1929 - Nov 24, 2006
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Iola A Davis
Apr 6, 1910 - October 1992
California, PA
Julia Davis
Mar 12, 1913 - May 1987
Greensburg, PA
Genevieve Davis
Apr 15, 1911 - Jun 6, 2006
Greensburg, PA
Sarah E Davis
Aug 25, 1930 - Sep 18, 1992
Reading, PA
Thomson Davis
Jul 11, 1897 - November 1972
Bernville, PA
Thomas E Davis
Aug 10, 1932 - Aug 12, 1999
Horseheads, NY
Ramona E Davis
Sep 16, 1931 - Oct 20, 2008
Englewood, FL
Francis E Davis
Mar 22, 1931 - Aug 5, 2009
Bay Shore, NY
William H Davis
Jun 25, 1928 - Mar 20, 2011
Imler, PA
Mary Davis
Oct 3, 1921 - August 1984
Saxton, PA
Harry F Davis
Aug 26, 1932 - Feb 5, 2007
Shippensburg, PA
Lily Davis
Sep 26, 1886 - February 1970
Middletown, PA
Rosalie J Davis
Dec 24, 1930 - Jan 22, 2011
Northampton, PA
Caroline E Davis
Nov 8, 1930 - May 9, 2001
Mount Laurel, NJ
Hilda Davis
Jul 22, 1914 - July 1976
Bethlehem, PA
Reese H Davis Jr
Jul 15, 1931 - Mar 15, 2004
Gulf Shores, AL
John L Davis
Mar 8, 1927 - Feb 17, 1989
T E Davis
Jun 19, 1923 - March 1975
Nanticoke, PA

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West Covina, CA
Michael A Wano
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Duarte, CA
Mildred E Kuhns
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Greensburg, PA
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