Paul Davis (1905 - 1970)

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Paul Davis
1905 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
Paul Davis was born on July 18, 1905. He died in October 1970 at age 65. We know that Paul Davis had been residing in Mathis, San Patricio County, Texas.


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Paul Davis died in October 1970 at age 65. He was born on July 18, 1905. We are unaware of information about Paul's family or relationships. We know that Paul Davis had been residing in Mathis, San Patricio County, Texas.
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In 1905, in the year that Paul Davis was born, the Industrial Workers of the World was founded. An international labor union founded in Chicago, it was most often referred to as the "Wobblies" and had ties to the socialist movement and the anarchist movement. At its peak, it had 150,000 members.

In 1923, at the age of 18 years old, Paul was alive when on August 2nd, Calvin Coolidge was sworn in as the 30th President of the United States due to the sudden death of Warren G. Harding. After the scandals of the Harding presidency, Coolidge restored public confidence and was very popular. He won the Presidential election in 1924 but declined to run again in 1928.

In 1942, he was 37 years old when from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

In 1965, Paul was 60 years old when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1970, in the year of Paul Davis's passing, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

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Jan 12, 1888 - February 1973
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Apr 4, 1901 - October 1977
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Frankie Davis
Aug 4, 1937 - Jan 7, 2008
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Dec 12, 1954 - Oct 27, 2007
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Apr 10, 1954 - Jul 9, 2006
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Aug 9, 1903 - December 1980
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Robert Davis
Aug 14, 1907 - August 1976
Longview, Texas
Louis F Davis
May 5, 1914 - Nov 9, 2002
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Granvil Davis
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Longview, Texas
Henry Davis
Dec 5, 1907 - July 1983
Tatum, Texas
Ila S Davis
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