Nancy Davis (1892 - 1978)

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Nancy Davis
1892 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Nancy Davis was born on September 13, 1892. She died in March 1978 at age 85.


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Nancy Davis passed away in March 1978 at age 85. She was born on September 13, 1892. We are unaware of information about Nancy's family.
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In 1892, in the year that Nancy 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 1901, she was just 9 years old when Edward VII succeeded Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria of England had become Queen in 1837 and reigned until her death in 1901. Her 63 year reign was the longest in history prior to Elizabeth II who recently broke her record. The time during which she led the country was known as the Victorian era and she presided over great changes in the United Kingdom, including the expansion of the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

In 1927, by the time she was 35 years old, aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

In 1953, at the age of 61 years old, Nancy was alive when on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1978, in the year of Nancy 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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Mar 13, 1938 - Jun 26, 2010
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George W Davis
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Ruby M Davis
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Oct 26, 1912 - July 1979
Dallas, Texas
Helen Davis
Jan 7, 1907 - October 1986
Dallas, Texas
Ella M Davis
Jul 8, 1928 - Feb 16, 2000
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Jim Lee Davis
Jul 17, 1942 - Jan 27, 2010
Billy R Davis
Nov 2, 1942 - Nov 4, 2002
Cagle D Davis
Oct 4, 1940 - Apr 15, 2002

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