Paul Davis (1895 - 1977)

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Paul Davis
1895 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Paul Davis was born on May 21, 1895. He died in March 1977 at age 81. We know that Paul Davis had been residing in Florida 33940.


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Paul Davis passed away in March 1977 at 81 years old. He was born on May 21, 1895. We are unaware of information about Paul's family. We know that Paul Davis had been residing in Florida 33940.
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In 1895, in the year that Paul Davis was born, on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

In 1906, at the age of just 11 years old, Paul was alive when Finland became the first European country to give women the vote and to allow them to run for political office. (Women in Australia and New Zealand already had that right but couldn't run for office.) Although Finland belonged to the Russian Empire, there was great unrest and the Tsar wanted to broker a quick peace. As a part of the brokered peace, women got the vote.

In 1911, Paul was 16 years old when the first Indianapolis 500 was run in May. Ray Harroun was the winner - he was an engineer and had retired from racing but he came back for this race. After the race, he retired for good. The purse was $27,550 - the largest offered up to that time - and Harroun received $10,000 for first place. His average time was 74.602 mph.

In 1928, when he was 33 years old, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1977, in the year of Paul Davis's passing, on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

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Ohio, United States
Paul M Davis
Born: around 1927
Indiana, United States
Paul H Davis
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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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Jun 22, 1900 - February 1968
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Nov 8, 1914 - January 1993
Akron, OH
George Davis
Jan 31, 1912 - April 1983
Akron, Ohio
Lena M Davis
Aug 21, 1900 - June 1989
Akron, OH
Donald Davis
Nov 21, 1904 - April 1985
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Sep 16, 1908 - October 1971
Carl Davis
Dec 14, 1905 - June 1966
Akron, Ohio
Floyd Davis
Jun 13, 1902 - January 1983
Akron, Ohio
Edward Davis
Jan 12, 1913 - June 1980
Akron, Ohio
Thomas Davis
Dec 31, 1904 - December 1971
Tallahassee, Florida
Bonnie B Davis
May 5, 1914 - Mar 23, 2002
Akron, OH
Paul A Davis
Feb 3, 1915 - Jan 18, 2007
Canoga Park, CA
John M Davis
Jun 28, 1915 - Mar 12, 2005
Akron, OH
George Davis
Aug 29, 1885 - January 1965
James Davis
May 5, 1892 - April 1967
Akron, Ohio
Paul Davis
Mar 23, 1915 - November 1973
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Clarence I Davis
May 2, 1916 - Feb 22, 1998
Peoria, AZ

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