Lucille Davis (1904 - 1985)

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Lucille Davis
1904 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Lucille Davis was born on June 28, 1904. She died in February 1985 at age 80. We know that Lucille Davis had been residing in Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey 07042.


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Lucille Davis passed away in February 1985 at age 80. She was born on June 28, 1904. We are unaware of information about Lucille's family. We know that Lucille Davis had been residing in Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey 07042.
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1904 - 1985 World Events

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In 1904, in the year that Lucille Davis was born, the "Teddy's Bear" was first produced. After seeing a political cartoon of President Teddy Roosevelt refusing to kill a clubbed and tied up bear, Jewish Russian immigrant Morris Michtom - who owned a candy shop and sold stuffed animals that he and his wife made at night at the store - made a "Teddy's Bear" and put it in his shop's window. The stuffed bears were an immediate success and Michtom and his wife went on to found the Ideal Novelty and Toy Co.

In 1915, she was just 11 years old when Audrey Munson, playing a model for a sculptor in the film "Inspiration", became the first actress to shed her clothes on screen. Fearing that banning the film would mean that censors would also have to "ban Renaissance art" the film was released, with Munson in the nude scenes and a stand-in doing the acting. (Munson had previously been "America's First Supermodel" and posed nude as the model for many famous artworks.) The film was a hit with audiences.

In 1928, at the age of 24 years old, Lucille was alive when aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1967, Lucille was 63 years old when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1985, in the year of Lucille Davis's passing, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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Feb 8, 1925 - Jan 3, 1995
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Mar 28, 1925 - Nov 26, 2004
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Raymond W Davis Jr
Jan 14, 1926 - Dec 21, 1999
Pemberton, NJ
Dorothy E Davis
Jan 31, 1926 - September 1995
Gloucester City, NJ
William J Davis
Apr 10, 1927 - Oct 15, 1996
Pennsauken, NJ
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Apr 19, 1925 - Dec 28, 2009
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Ralph Davis
Jan 20, 1929 - Sep 30, 2007
Buffalo, NY
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Apr 30, 1927 - Oct 19, 2009
Cherry Hill, NJ
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Mar 30, 1927 - Jul 31, 1995
Williamstown, NJ
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Nov 13, 1913 - Sep 22, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
Edward Davis
Aug 29, 1923 - September 1986
Somerdale, NJ
Walter L Davis
Sep 19, 1925 - Dec 30, 1991
Theresa Davis
Jun 8, 1922 - July 1978
Camden, NJ
Clarence Davis
Dec 22, 1927 - February 1979
Margaret Davis
Mar 29, 1921 - Mar 11, 2011
Schuylkill Haven, PA
Harry L Davis
Feb 22, 1926 - Aug 7, 1988
Camden, NJ
Marguerite Davis
Nov 27, 1906 - February 1981
Haddon Heights, NJ
Mildred Davis
Jan 10, 1919 - September 1977

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