Martha L Davis (1933 - 1997)

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Martha L Davis
1933 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Martha L Davis was born on February 3, 1933. She died on July 12, 1997 at 64 years old. We know that Martha L Davis had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York.


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Martha L Davis died on July 12, 1997 at age 64. She was born on February 3, 1933. We have no information about Martha's family or relationships. We know that Martha L Davis had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York.
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In 1933, in the year that Martha L Davis was born, Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

In 1949, by the time she was 16 years old, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1951, by the time she was 18 years old, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1975, Martha was 42 years old when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1997, in the year of Martha 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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Jan 7, 1912 - January 1992
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Aug 10, 1893 - March 1974
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Sep 30, 1945 - October 1981
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Jun 8, 1934 - Feb 2, 2011
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Nov 4, 1905 - December 1969
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May 7, 1908 - March 1992
Union City, NJ
William G Davis
Nov 20, 1944 - Feb 1, 2002
Poughkeepsie, NY
Mildred Davis
Aug 8, 1916 - Dec 27, 2004
Poughkeepsie, NY
Ellen Davis
Dec 27, 1889 - September 1985
Hyde Park, NY
Patricia Davis
Mar 28, 1946 - September 1974
Estella v Davis
Jun 9, 1934 - Jan 12, 2004
Brooklyn, NY

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