Miriam Davis (1892 - 1970)

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Miriam Davis
1892 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
Miriam Davis was born on August 26, 1892. She died in March 1970 at 77 years of age. We know that Miriam Davis had been residing in Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10457.


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Miriam Davis passed away in March 1970 at age 77. She was born on August 26, 1892. We have no information about Miriam's family. We know that Miriam Davis had been residing in Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10457.
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In 1892, in the year that Miriam Davis was born, on October 12th, the "Pledge of Allegiance" was first recited in unison by students in U.S. public schools. Composed the previous August by Francis Bellamy, it was to be recited in 15 seconds and originally read: "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." "Under God" was added in the 1950's.

In 1927, she was 35 years old when the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1956, she was 64 years old when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1966, when she was 74 years old, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

In 1970, in the year of Miriam Davis's passing, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

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Born: around 1954
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Born: around 1959
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Born: around 1958
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Born: around 1950
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Born: around 1934
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Born: around 1944
Miriam J. (Fisher) Davis
Born: around 1976
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Born: around 1982

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Nov 21, 1899 - Mar 11, 1992
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Feb 17, 1896 - March 1982
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Feb 7, 1897 - April 1981
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Maude Davis
Jan 8, 1898 - June 1981
Ethel A Davis
Oct 31, 1894 - Jan 2, 1990
Frank Davis
Mar 10, 1949 - May 9, 2011
Joseph Davis
Mar 30, 1950 - Feb 2, 1998
Wyandanch, NY
Claude Davis
Nov 10, 1950 - Aug 27, 2001
Bronx, NY
John F Davis Jr
Feb 18, 1954 - Sep 23, 2002
South Amboy, NJ
Jeffrey S Davis
Dec 27, 1958 - Jan 26, 2003
Brooklyn, NY
David R Davis
Jan 12, 1951 - Dec 23, 2009
Parlin, NJ
Natalie B Davis
Jan 5, 1966 - Feb 15, 1998
Los Angeles, CA
Levan D Davis
Apr 1, 1955 - Sep 27, 1991
Linthicum Heights, MD
Irwin C Davis
Sep 6, 1956 - June 1988
Joyce M Davis
Mar 23, 1955 - Dec 24, 2010
Lancaster, PA
Denise P Davis
Aug 16, 1956 - Oct 17, 1994
Port Richey, FL
Winifred M Davis
Aug 23, 1911 - Feb 23, 1988
Sylvia A Davis
May 2, 1926 - Jan 26, 2011
Ocoee, FL
Christine Davis
Nov 11, 1956 - Aug 23, 2000
Buffalo, NY
Eileen M Davis
Mar 5, 1958 - May 16, 2010

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