Lawrence Davis (1923 - 2000)

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Lawrence Davis
1923 - 2000
updated February 06, 2019
Lawrence Davis was born on June 17, 1923. He died on May 9, 2000 at age 76. We know that Lawrence Davis had been residing in Utica, Daviess County, Kentucky 42376.


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Lawrence Davis passed away on May 9, 2000 at 76 years of age. He was born on June 17, 1923. There is no information about Lawrence's surviving family. We know that Lawrence Davis had been residing in Utica, Daviess County, Kentucky 42376.
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In 1923, in the year that Lawrence Davis was born, on September 1, an earthquake - the Great Kanto earthquake - destroyed one-third of Tokyo. Measuring 7.9 and with a reported duration of between 4 and 10 minutes, casualties totaled about 142,800 deaths, including about 40,000 who went missing and were presumed dead.

In 1949, he was 26 years old when on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1955, at the age of 32 years old, Lawrence was alive when on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

In 1964, Lawrence was 41 years old when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1999, when he was 76 years old, the fear that Y2K (year 2000) would cause the failure of computers worldwide when clocks didn't properly update to January 1st, 2000 became near panic. While some computer systems and software did have problems, the panic was unfounded and computer life went on.

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Lawrence B Davis
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Kentucky, United States
Lawrence E Davis
Born: around 1927
Ohio, United States
Lawrence E Davis
Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States
Lawrence C Jr Davis
Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States
Lawrence M Davis
Born: around 1926
Tennessee, United States
Lawrence Davis
Born: around 1926
South Carolina, United States
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California, United States
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Utah, United States
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Mary Davis
Jan 6, 1921 - April 1984
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J Davis
Oct 28, 1911 - July 1982
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Nov 1, 1893 - January 1969
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Jan 2, 1909 - Apr 3, 2006
Chicago, IL
Don Davis
Oct 10, 1899 - March 1974
Louisville, Mississippi
Willie Davis
Jan 27, 1907 - Nov 10, 1987
Muskegon, MI
Walter Davis
Aug 20, 1910 - October 1969
Hortense W Davis
Sep 17, 1910 - Oct 15, 1993
Meridian, MS
Alfred Davis
Jan 15, 1896 - August 1991
Shubuta, MS
Frank Davis
Dec 19, 1917 - August 1979
Luckes Davis
Nov 16, 1922 - Nov 28, 1989
Nelson Davis
Apr 27, 1919 - September 1973
Wilma C Davis
Sep 22, 1905 - Mar 25, 2004
Cedarbluff, MS
Elicia Davis
Aug 3, 1913 - June 1969
Robert W Davis
May 8, 1925 - Apr 8, 1989
Eupora, MS
James Davis
May 17, 1908 - April 1965
Memphis, Tennessee
Agnes G Davis
Jul 7, 1920 - Dec 23, 2008
Fulton, MS
Edgar Davis
Oct 25, 1917 - June 1982
Ripley, Mississippi
George Davis
Jun 1, 1918 - July 1975
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Henry Davis
Mar 10, 1896 - June 1978
Sparta, Illinois

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