Paul Davis (1890 - 1979)

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Paul Davis
1890 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
Paul Davis was born on January 9, 1890. He died in December 1979 at 89 years old. We know that Paul Davis had been residing in Houston, Harris County, Texas.


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Paul Davis passed away in December 1979 at 89 years of age. He was born on January 9, 1890. We have no information about Paul's family. We know that Paul Davis had been residing in Houston, Harris County, Texas.
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In 1890, in the year that Paul Davis was born, on July 3rd, Idaho became the 43rd state in the United States. On July 10th, Wyoming became the 44th state.

In 1931, at the age of 41 years old, Paul was alive when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1946, Paul was 56 years old when pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1966, Paul was 76 years old when 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 1979, in the year of Paul Davis's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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Paul Webster Davis
around 1900 - Sep 28, 1918
Paul Vivian Davis
around 1923 - Feb 10, 1945
Paul M Davis
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Michigan, United States
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Born: around 1927
Kentucky, United States
Paul E Davis
Born: around 1927
Indiana, United States
Paul H Davis
Born: around 1925
Ohio, United States
Paul M Davis
Born: around 1927
Indiana, United States
Paul H Davis
Born: around 1926
Ohio, United States
Paul J Davis
Born: around 1925
Ohio, United States
Paul Davis
Born: around 1927
South Carolina, United States
Paul Davis
Born: around 1927
South Carolina, United States
Paul S Davis
Born: around 1927
North Carolina, United States
Paul Stanley Davis
Born: around 1927
North Carolina, United States
Paul M Davis
Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States
Paul Wilson Davis
Born: around 1916
Tennessee, United States
Paul Davis
Born: around 1926
Tennessee, United States
Paul W Davis
Born: around 1927
Florida, United States
Paul Sr Davis
Born: around 1916
South Carolina, United States

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Oct 17, 1919 - Aug 18, 1994
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Jan 21, 1909 - October 1983
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Albert R Davis
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Harold H Davis
Jan 29, 1913 - May 31, 2006
Elwood Davis
Jan 20, 1884 - January 1968
Warsaw, Missouri
Horace Davis
Feb 21, 1894 - December 1977
Warsaw, Missouri
Edith J Davis
Oct 18, 1909 - Nov 16, 1987
Mission, KS
E Davis
May 31, 1901 - February 1970
Monrovia, California
Barbara D Davis
Oct 13, 1906 - Dec 22, 2001
Kansas City, MO
Milton Davis
Feb 6, 1906 - June 1971
Kansas City, Kansas
William S Davis
Oct 1, 1904 - Nov 10, 1990
Georgia Davis
Dec 4, 1895 - March 1966
Seneca, Kansas
Elisha Davis
Oct 18, 1893 - March 1967
San Francisco, California
Edna A Davis
Aug 2, 1906 - Jul 16, 1991
Independence, MO

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