Paul Davis (1918 - 1977)

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Paul Davis
1918 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Paul Davis was born on January 18, 1918. He died in March 1977 at 59 years old. We know that Paul Davis had been residing in Mulino, Clackamas County, Oregon.


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Paul Davis died in March 1977 at 59 years of age. He was born on January 18, 1918. We have no information about Paul's family or relationships. We know that Paul Davis had been residing in Mulino, Clackamas County, Oregon.
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In 1918, in the year that Paul Davis was born, following European countries, Daylight Saving Time went into effect in the United States in March. It was an effort to conserve fuel needed to produce electric power. This was a war effort and proved unpopular so in most areas of the United States, Daylight Saving Time ended after World War I. It returned during World War II.

In 1932, Paul was merely 14 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1959, he was 41 years old when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1964, Paul was 46 years old when in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

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
Born: around 1926
Ohio, United States
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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
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Born: around 1916
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Born: around 1926
Tennessee, United States
Paul W Davis
Born: around 1927
Florida, United States
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Dec 21, 1901 - June 1971
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Oct 5, 1898 - August 1968
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Roscoe W Davis
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Lucille R Davis
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