Wilhelmina P Davis (1915 - 2008)

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Wilhelmina P Davis
1915 - 2008
updated February 06, 2019
Wilhelmina P Davis was born on March 23, 1915. She died on February 8, 2008 at 92 years of age. We know that Wilhelmina P Davis had been residing in Camano Island, Island County, Washington 98282.


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Wilhelmina P Davis passed away on February 8, 2008 at 92 years old. She was born on March 23, 1915. We have no information about Wilhelmina's immediate family. We know that Wilhelmina P Davis had been residing in Camano Island, Island County, Washington 98282.
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In 1915, in the year that Wilhelmina P Davis was born, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

In 1921, at the age of only 6 years old, Wilhelmina was alive when hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1945, by the time she was 30 years old, on May 8th, World War II in Europe ended when Germany surrendered. Hitler had committed suicide a week before.

In 1961, when she was 46 years old, on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1981, she was 66 years old when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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