Orville S Davis (1913 - 2001)

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Orville S Davis
1913 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Orville S Davis was born on March 30, 1913. He died on October 14, 2001 at 88 years of age. We know that Orville S Davis had been residing in Martinsville, Clinton County, Ohio.


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Orville S Davis passed away on October 14, 2001 at 88 years old. He was born on March 30, 1913. We are unaware of information about Orville's immediate family. We know that Orville S Davis had been residing in Martinsville, Clinton County, Ohio.
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In 1913, in the year that Orville S Davis was born, the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

In 1920, Orville was only 7 years old when on November 2, radio station KDKA began broadcasting in Pittsburgh, PA. This was the first commercial radio broadcast in the United States. Westinghouse, a leading manufacturer of radios and the backer of the station, chose the date because of the Presidential election. People liked it because they could hear about the results of the election between Harding and Cox before the morning papers arrived. Four years later, there were 600 commercial stations broadcasting in the U.S.

In 1954, by the time he was 41 years old, on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1978, he was 65 years old when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1996, by the time he was 83 years old, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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Born: around 1923
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Born: around 1909
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Jan 1, 1911 - Jun 3, 2000
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Lahman Davis
Aug 16, 1922 - May 28, 2005
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Ruth Davis
Aug 23, 1921 - July 1980
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Clarence Davis
Dec 11, 1922 - November 1959
Chester Davis
Oct 6, 1911 - Nov 22, 1991
James R Davis
Nov 18, 1924 - Oct 10, 2008
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Weldon L Davis
May 26, 1921 - Nov 18, 2005
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Edward H Davis
Jan 10, 1901 - Apr 14, 2001
Margaret Flora Davis
May 17, 1911 - Mar 1, 2008
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Madeline J Davis
Feb 26, 1900 - Nov 13, 1988
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John F Davis
Dec 12, 1922 - Jan 4, 2011
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Harry Junior Davis
Dec 18, 1924 - May 2, 2006
Dallas, Texas
Verna Davis
Mar 10, 1897 - March 1984
Springfield, Ohio
Donald Davis
Dec 5, 1900 - December 1981
Marjorie E Davis
May 15, 1923 - Mar 19, 2006
Columbus, OH
Clara K Davis
Dec 12, 1902 - November 1989
Columbus, OH
W R Davis
Oct 10, 1923 - Jan 15, 1989
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