Mary B Davis (1920 - 2006)

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Mary B Davis
1920 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
Mary B Davis was born on February 14, 1920. She died on August 12, 2006 at age 86. We know that Mary B Davis had been residing in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.


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Mary B Davis died on August 12, 2006 at 86 years old. She was born on February 14, 1920. There is no information about Mary's immediate family. We know that Mary B Davis had been residing in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.
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In 1920, in the year that Mary B Davis was born, the National Football League, first called the American Professional Football Association, was created. College football was more popular than pro football and rising player salaries were bankrupting league owners. In response, owners created the NFL, using the pro baseball association as a model. Eleven teams were formed: the Akron Pros, Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Indians, Dayton Triangles, Decatur Staleys, Hammond Pros, Massillon Tigers, Muncie Flyers, Racine Cardinals, Rochester Jeffersons and Rock Island Independents.

In 1941, she was 21 years old when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1966, by the time she was 46 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1982, at the age of 62 years old, Mary was alive when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

In 1991, at the age of 71 years old, Mary was alive when on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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Nov 15, 1913 - Dec 25, 2004
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Dec 20, 1891 - July 1976
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Apr 10, 1894 - May 1976
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Mar 4, 1935 - Dec 20, 2005
Chicago, IL
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Waterloo, IA
Chester Davis
Feb 9, 1907 - August 1977
Mattson, Mississippi
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Mar 4, 1926 - September 1988
Chicago, IL
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Oct 27, 1936 - Oct 30, 2010
Cleveland, Ohio
Emit Davis
Jan 7, 1894 - Nov 15, 1967
Mattson, MS
Lena M Davis
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Crowder, MS
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Aug 28, 1940 - Feb 4, 1995
Chicago, IL
Annie L Davis
Jul 25, 1937 - May 22, 2005
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Apr 22, 1918 - Jun 8, 2003
Chicago, IL
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