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Laura L Davis (1920 - 1997)

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Laura L Davis
1920 - 1997
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September 2, 1920
Death
October 30, 1997
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Cowarts, Houston County, Alabama 36321
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Laura L Davis was born on September 2, 1920. She died on October 30, 1997 at age 77. We know that Laura L Davis had been residing in Cowarts, Houston County, Alabama 36321.
Updated: November 4, 2011
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Laura L Davis died on October 30, 1997 at 77 years old. She was born on September 2, 1920. There is no information about Laura's family or relationships. We know that Laura L Davis had been residing in Cowarts, Houston County, Alabama 36321.
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In 1920, in the year that Laura L Davis was born, the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1948, Laura was 28 years old when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1959, at the age of 39 years old, Laura was alive when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1961, by the time she was 41 years old, on August 13th, East Germany began erection of what would become the Berlin Wall between East and West Berlin. In one day, they installed barbed wire entanglements and fences (called Barbed Wire Sunday in Germany). On August 17th, the first concrete elements and large blocks were put in place.

In 1997, in the year of Laura L Davis's passing, on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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