Paul R Davis (1922 - 1999)

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Paul R Davis
1922 - 1999
updated February 06, 2019
Paul R Davis was born on July 31, 1922. He died on June 1, 1999 at 76 years old. We know that Paul R Davis had been residing in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

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Paul R Davis died on June 1, 1999 at age 76. He was born on July 31, 1922. There is no information about Paul's family. We know that Paul R Davis had been residing in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
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In 1922, in the year that Paul R Davis was born, on James Joyce's 40th birthday, his book Ulysses was published in France. The book covers the experiences of an Irishman in Dublin on an ordinary day, 16 June 1904. Now considered a classic, it was controversial at the time. Due to some sexual content, the book was banned in the U.S. during the 1920's and the U.S. Post Office destroyed 500 copies of the novel.

In 1934, when he was just 12 years old, on June 6th, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission was formed as a response to the stock market crash of 1929 and the continuing Great Depression. Previously, the states regulated the offering and sales of stocks - called "blue sky" laws. They were largely ineffective. Roosevelt created a group (one member was Joseph Kennedy, father of the future President Kennedy) who knew Wall Street well and they defined the mission and operating mode for the SEC. The new organization had broad and stringent rules and oversight and restored public confidence in the stock market in the United States.

In 1957, he was 35 years old when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1976, Paul was 54 years old when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1996, at the age of 74 years old, Paul was alive when on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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Helen Davis
Jul 24, 1888 - September 1966
Mooreland, Indiana
Delpha M Davis
Nov 10, 1909 - Feb 22, 2007
Elizabethtown, IN
Alma Davis
May 3, 1900 - December 1986
Brazil, Indiana
Wilbur C Davis
May 4, 1917 - Mar 23, 1997
Martinsville, IN
Evelyn Davis
Jul 26, 1903 - February 1973
Indianapolis, Indiana
Chester Davis
Oct 15, 1921 - April 1972
John Davis
Jul 13, 1914 - February 1978
Martinsville, Indiana
William Davis
Jan 31, 1913 - February 1984
Lebanon, Indiana
Floy S Davis
Mar 7, 1895 - Oct 27, 1994
Indianapolis, IN
Make L Davis
Mar 18, 1997 - Feb 10, 1999
Vivian M Davis
Aug 2, 1922 - Sep 25, 1997
Hobart, IN
Angela T Davis
Sep 28, 1925 - Dec 7, 2006
Hebron, IN
Margaret J Davis
Oct 27, 1923 - Feb 7, 2005
Plainfield, IN
Jessie Davis
Sep 19, 1926 - Jun 16, 1988
Chicago, IL
Karl Dwight Davis
Nov 8, 1927 - Nov 6, 2009
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Mildred A Davis
Jan 16, 1924 - Feb 9, 2011
East Dublin, Georgia

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