Sam Davis (1903 - 1982)

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Sam Davis
1903 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
Sam Davis was born on August 12, 1903. He died in July 1982 at 78 years of age. We know that Sam Davis had been residing in Willingboro, Burlington County, New Jersey.


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Sam Davis died in July 1982 at age 78. He was born on August 12, 1903. We are unaware of information about Sam's immediate family. We know that Sam Davis had been residing in Willingboro, Burlington County, New Jersey.
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In 1903, in the year that Sam Davis was born, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

In 1933, Sam was 30 years old when on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1967, Sam was 64 years old when between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1973, Sam was 70 years old when on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1982, in the year of Sam Davis's passing, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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Mississippi, United States
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Sam W Sr Davis
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Born: around 1926
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Born: around 1907
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Born: around 1922
California, United States
Sam Davis
Born: around 1906
California, United States
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Born: around 1924
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Sam Davis
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Mississippi, United States
Sam Davis
Born: around 1919
Louisiana, United States
Sam Davis
Born: around 1915
Louisiana, United States
Sam D Davis
Born: around 1900
Arkansas, United States
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Born: around 1911
Texas, United States
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Born: around 1910
Texas, United States
Sam J Davis
Born: around 1916
Texas, United States
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Born: around 1919
Iowa, United States
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Born: around 1916
Missouri, United States

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Nov 8, 1923 - June 1975
Bronx, NY
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Jul 14, 1901 - December 1976
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May 9, 1935 - Feb 4, 2009
Buffalo, NY
Helen Davis
Apr 1, 1903 - September 1970
Laguna Hills, CA
Helen E Davis
Dec 8, 1903 - Oct 10, 1990
Edith Davis
Mar 3, 1934 - Sep 12, 2010
Dawson, PA
Mary Davis
Nov 3, 1905 - April 1975
Philadelphia, PA
George T Davis
Nov 19, 1934 - Dec 6, 2006
Philadelphia, PA
James D Davis
Feb 15, 1934 - Feb 2, 2010
Uniontown, PA
Doris D Davis
Mar 6, 1935 - Sep 5, 2007
Jacksonville, FL
Melba W Davis
May 12, 1911 - Jan 14, 1988
West Chester, PA
Miriam Davis
May 3, 1909 - Mar 18, 2000
Ridley Park, PA
Mary Davis
Oct 19, 1894 - December 1980
Philadelphia, PA
Anna Davis
Sep 13, 1883 - August 1969
George Davis
Died: March 1960
Nellie Davis
Mar 1, 1891 - September 1979
Penns Grove, NJ
Margaret R Davis
Oct 31, 1900 - March 1991
Verna Davis
May 10, 1911 - November 1981
Albrightsville, PA
Susan Davis
Dec 28, 1884 - January 1967
Coatesville, PA
Annie Davis
May 2, 1899 - January 1985
Philadelphia, PA

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