Ottis Davenport (1925 - 1988)

Ottis Davenport
1925 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
Ottis Davenport was born on June 12, 1925. Ottis died on June 14, 1988 at 63 years old. We know that Ottis Davenport had been residing in Hayward, Alameda County, California 94545.
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Ottis Davenport passed away on June 14, 1988 at 63 years of age. Ottis was born on June 12, 1925. There is no information about Ottis's family. We know that Ottis Davenport had been residing in Hayward, Alameda County, California 94545.
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In 1925, in the year that Ottis Davenport was born, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1947, at the age of 22 years old, Ottis was alive when on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

In 1955, at the age of 30 years old, Ottis was alive when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1961, by the time this person was 36 years old, on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1988, in the year of Ottis Davenport's passing, on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

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