Samuel G Davis (1929 - 2002)

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Samuel G Davis
1929 - 2002
updated February 06, 2019
Samuel G Davis was born on August 27, 1929. He died on August 14, 2002 at 72 years of age. We know that Samuel G Davis had been residing in East Palestine, Columbiana County, Ohio.


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Samuel G Davis died on August 14, 2002 at age 72. He was born on August 27, 1929. We have no information about Samuel's immediate family. We know that Samuel G Davis had been residing in East Palestine, Columbiana County, Ohio.
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In 1929, in the year that Samuel G Davis was born, on March 4th, Herbert Hoover became the 31st President of the United States. Early in his presidency, the October stock market crash - "Black Tuesday" - occurred, which lead to the Great Depression. None of his economic policies were able to make a dent in the Depression. This lead to one term and the election of Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt winning the 1933 election in a landslide.

In 1938, he was only 9 years old when on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1944, by the time he was just 15 years old, on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1989, when he was 60 years old, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

In 1990, when he was 61 years old, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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Feb 18, 1922 - Sep 15, 1999
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Aug 23, 1933 - May 24, 1989
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Jan 12, 1934 - August 1969
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Nov 12, 1930 - Aug 3, 1990
Francis J Davis
Apr 3, 1932 - Oct 14, 1998
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Mary Davis
Apr 18, 1880 - November 1967
Elyria, Ohio
Donald Davis
Sep 11, 1931 - February 1984
Gaines, Pennsylvania
Audrey J Davis
Jul 18, 1930 - Oct 12, 2001
Coatesville, PA
Paul Davis
Apr 23, 1932 - November 1987
Portsmouth, Virginia
Mary A Davis
Apr 23, 1906 - Aug 24, 2000
Nazareth, PA
Stanley Davis
Apr 19, 1886 - January 1965
Norma Davis
Sep 2, 1932 - Mar 27, 2002
Pen Argyl, PA
Mary L Davis
Sep 4, 1932 - Feb 13, 2007
Hanover, PA
Lulu Davis
Mar 27, 1887 - May 1965
Francis C Davis
Jun 13, 1934 - Sep 11, 2004
Houston, TX
Doris H Davis
Nov 18, 1932 - Sep 2, 2002
Glenside, PA
Ethel Davis
Feb 20, 1906 - April 1981
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Clarence J Davis Jr
Apr 11, 1934 - Feb 27, 1997
Franklinville, NJ
Alma Davis
Oct 1, 1933 - Nov 2, 2002
Philadelphia, PA

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Azle, Texas
Ruth D Perrott
Oct 18, 1928 - Dec 25, 1992
Tyngsboro, MA
Ralph Lauff
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New Kensington, PA
Donald L Fester
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Fresno, CA
Peter G Bengier
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Souderton, PA
Betty L Frerotte
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