Will Davis (born 1924)

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Will Davis
1924 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Will Davis was born around 1924. We know that Will Davis had been residing in Lauderdale County, Mississippi United States.

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Will Davis Biography

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Will Davis

First name

Will

Middle name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

Will Davis was born

Obituary

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Ethnicity & Lineage

Negro, Citizen

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

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Last Known Residence

Lauderdale County, Mississippi United States

Education

Grammar School

Professions

Semiskilled Mechanics And Repairmen, Motor Vehicles

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Military Service

Military serial#: 34622065
Enlisted: February 10, 1943 in Cp Shelby Mississippi
Military branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, Usa
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law

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Will Davis was born around 1924. We are unaware of information about Will's immediate family. We know that Will Davis had been residing in Lauderdale County, Mississippi United States.
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In 1924, in the year that Will Davis was born, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1949, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1955, on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1960, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1997, on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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Born: around 1917
California, United States
Will Davis
Born: around 1900
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Will Davis
Born: around 1920
Louisiana, United States
Will Davis
Born: around 1920
Louisiana, United States
Will Davis
Born: around 1912
Louisiana, United States
Will Davis
Born: around 1907
Texas, United States
Will Davis
Born: around 1921
California, United States
Will E Davis
Born: around 1918
United States
Will C Davis
Born: around 1913
United States
Will H Davis
Born: around 1914
Kentucky, United States
Will Jr Davis
Born: around 1917
Mississippi, United States
Will D Davis
Born: around 1924
Alabama, United States
Will Jr Davis
Born: around 1924
Mississippi, United States

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James Jr Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Winston Davis
Born: around 1916
Mississippi, United States
Nathaniel G Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Willie B Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Loranzer Davis
Born: around 1920
Mississippi, United States
Clarence Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
James Davis
Born: around 1922
Mississippi, United States
John H Davis
Born: around 1922
Mississippi, United States
Lester Davis
Born: around 1922
Mississippi, United States
Anderson Davis
Born: around 1922
Mississippi, United States
Eddie Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Lafayette F Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Foice E Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Charles F Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Pleas Jr Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Thurman Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Willie Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
Earl Jr Davis
Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
James L Davis
Born: around 1923
Georgia, United States
Walter G Davis
Born: around 1912
Mississippi, United States

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Edward Hebron
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Eugene W Hughes
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Andrew T Jackson
Born: around 1923
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Isiah W Walker
Born: around 1922
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John L Winfrey
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Manie Carter
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