Willard Davis (1896 - 1974)

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Willard Davis
1896 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Willard Davis was born on October 22, 1896. He died in December 1974 at 78 years old. We know that Willard Davis had been residing in Rising Star, Eastland County, Texas.


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Willard Davis died in December 1974 at 78 years old. He was born on October 22, 1896. There is no information about Willard's family. We know that Willard Davis had been residing in Rising Star, Eastland County, Texas.
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1896 - 1974 World Events

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In 1896, in the year that Willard Davis was born, on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1902, at the age of just 6 years old, Willard was alive when the modern air conditioner was invented by Willis H. Carrier. The company that he worked for needed to find a way to control humidity and by solving this problem, Carrier created a system that could be used for cooling the rooms of a house. The Sun Belt thanks him!

In 1949, when he was 53 years old, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1950, he was 54 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1974, in the year of Willard Davis's passing, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

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Willard L Davis
Born: around 1927
North Carolina, United States
Willard W Davis
Born: around 1921
Mississippi, United States
Willard J Davis
Born: around 1928
Pennsylvania, United States
Willard A Davis
Born: around 1916
New York, United States
Willard E Davis
Born: around 1927
New Jersey, United States
Willard A Davis
Born: around 1897
Utah, United States
Willard F Davis
Born: around 1902
California, United States
Willard B Davis
Born: around 1920
California, United States
Willard Davis
Born: around 1915
Ohio, United States
Willard N Davis
Born: around 1928
Texas, United States
Willard E Davis
Born: around 1918
Oklahoma, United States
Willard H Davis
Born: around 1920
Oklahoma, United States
Willard W Davis
Born: around 1917
Oklahoma, United States
Willard R Davis
Born: around 1912
Texas, United States
Willard L Davis
Born: around 1915
Texas, United States
Willard P Davis
Born: around 1917
United States
Willard L Davis
Born: around 1918
Texas, United States
Willard Davis
Born: around 1910
Missouri, United States

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William G Davis
Mar 27, 1900 - Jan 6, 1992
Wewoka, OK
George Davis
Nov 20, 1895 - December 1970
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Leonard G Davis
Jan 28, 1905 - Nov 20, 1993
Renton, WA
William Davis
Mar 17, 1910 - October 1986
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Jack Davis
Jul 6, 1902 - May 1973
Dewar, Oklahoma
Joel Davis
Dec 6, 1911 - May 1977
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Fae Lola Davis
Jan 18, 1909 - Dec 10, 2010
Fort Worth, Texas
Ruby Davis
Aug 27, 1914 - June 1983
Bixby, Oklahoma
Calvin C Davis
Jan 1, 1897 - Jan 2, 1988
Heavener, OK
Genevieve B Davis
Sep 24, 1906 - Nov 7, 1997
Claremore, OK
Bernice Davis
Aug 4, 1908 - July 1976
Wewoka, Oklahoma
William O Davis
Aug 11, 1888 - Jan 15, 1973
Texarkana, TX
Wylie Davis
Jan 16, 1904 - October 1981
Clarksville, Texas
Corley C Davis
May 15, 1901 - Aug 3, 1988
Pampa, TX
C B Davis
Aug 25, 1911 - Aug 14, 1994
Oklahoma City, OK
Therlow Davis
Jul 14, 1914 - June 1982
Lawton, Oklahoma
Thelma Davis
Nov 23, 1920 - Jan 6, 1992
Vinita, OK
George C Davis
Jun 10, 1914 - Jun 27, 2003
Derby, KS
Claiborne W Davis
Jul 3, 1919 - Dec 10, 2001
Tulsa, OK
Allen W Davis
Jun 24, 1992 - Mar 27, 2007

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Sep 18, 1914 - Apr 11, 1997
Everett, WA
Delbert Jackson
Mar 28, 1904 - December 1982
McAlester, Oklahoma
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Jun 25, 1905 - October 1970
Coweta, Oklahoma
Willie Roberts
Mar 7, 1910 - Feb 21, 1994
Norman, OK
Reuben Collins
Feb 21, 1905 - Oct 17, 1998
San Mateo, CA
Charley L Morgan
Apr 27, 1904 - Jul 4, 1988
House Springs, MO
John G Jackson
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McAlester, OK
Myrtle Milburn
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Arkoma, OK
Jessie Mckee
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Quinton, Oklahoma
Troy Rogers
Mar 6, 1912 - May 17, 1997
Manteca, CA
Lester v Rogers
Aug 11, 1914 - Feb 11, 2007
Springfield, TN
Lola M Linker
Oct 4, 1896 - Dec 15, 1990
Camarillo, CA
Ida Burns
Jan 22, 1901 - March 1986
Quinton, Oklahoma
Leon Norman
Aug 8, 1910 - September 1983
Henryetta, Oklahoma
Leona N Caldwell
Dec 3, 1909 - Oct 14, 2004
Oklahoma City, OK
Rozenia Dickey
May 4, 1903 - November 1984
Henryetta, Oklahoma
Bessie E Robertson
Jul 13, 1907 - Oct 22, 2002
Stigler, OK
Ida Hicks
Feb 19, 1904 - Dec 13, 1995
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Launa Harper
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