Leila Davis (1900 - 1978)

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Leila Davis
1900 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Leila Davis was born on May 26, 1900. She died in April 1978 at 77 years old. We know that Leila Davis had been residing in Bethlehem, Barrow County, Georgia.


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Leila Davis died in April 1978 at age 77. She was born on May 26, 1900. There is no information about Leila's immediate family. We know that Leila Davis had been residing in Bethlehem, Barrow County, Georgia.
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In 1900, in the year that Leila Davis was born, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1926, Leila was 26 years old when on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1958, when she was 58 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 1960, when she was 60 years old, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1978, in the year of Leila Davis's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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Amanda Davis
Nov 21, 1910 - August 1984
Wilbur Davis
Mar 29, 1894 - September 1967
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James Davis
Oct 28, 1917 - March 1965
Miami, Florida
Rose M Davis
Aug 18, 1898 - Mar 7, 1993
Jerome Davis
Feb 8, 1914 - February 1993
Brunswick, GA
John Davis
Apr 12, 1904 - November 1972
Saint Simons Island, Georgia
Jurell Davis
Jun 2, 1921 - September 1978
Rosemary B Davis
Feb 12, 1915 - Jan 27, 2005
Naples, FL
Lawrence Davis
Apr 11, 1909 - Dec 11, 2001
Savannah, GA
John A Davis
May 2, 1917 - Jun 19, 2007
Richmond Hill, GA
Walter Davis
Jan 1, 1917 - May 1972
Savannah, Georgia
Ferdinand Davis
Dec 1, 1878 - January 1976
Savannah, Georgia
Bertha Davis
Oct 15, 1872 - January 1963
Robert Davis
Mar 14, 1913 - February 1987
Atlanta, Georgia
Jacquelyn v Davis
May 25, 1961 - Dec 2, 2006
Dublin, GA
Gina M Davis
May 11, 1962 - Jul 7, 2005
Brunswick, GA
Willie E Davis
Jul 28, 1917 - Sep 4, 1987
Columbus, GA
Maggie Davis
Apr 8, 1912 - Apr 1, 2003
Auburn, AL
George Davis
Nov 8, 1905 - April 1980
Wyncote, Pennsylvania
Thomas C Davis
Mar 31, 1919 - July 1988
Intercession City, FL

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