Willard Davis (1918 - 1978)

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Willard Davis
1918 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Willard Davis was born on June 6, 1918. He died in December 1978 at age 60. We know that Willard Davis had been residing in Sandia, Jim Wells County, Texas 78383.


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Willard Davis passed away in December 1978 at 60 years old. He was born on June 6, 1918. We have no information about Willard's family or relationships. We know that Willard Davis had been residing in Sandia, Jim Wells County, Texas 78383.
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In 1918, in the year that Willard Davis was born, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1942, he was 24 years old when from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

In 1951, at the age of 33 years old, Willard was alive when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1964, when he was 46 years old, on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1978, in the year of Willard Davis's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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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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Aug 7, 1911 - Jul 29, 1997
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Mar 10, 1907 - April 1987
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Eugene Davis
Apr 17, 1915 - June 1966
David Davis
Sep 4, 1920 - July 1987
Wyatt, Missouri
James L Davis
May 21, 1927 - May 13, 1998
Cookeville, TN
Benson W Davis
Apr 23, 1926 - Jul 3, 2003
Nashville, TN
Thomas Davis
Apr 26, 1926 - August 1981
Ruth Davis
Feb 11, 1925 - Jan 20, 2009
Detroit, MI
Mattie Davis
Jan 2, 1912 - February 1985
Akron, Ohio
William C Davis
Jun 23, 1925 - May 25, 2008
Elizabethtown, KY
Martha C Davis
May 15, 1914 - Feb 15, 2002
Lewisburg, TN
W H Davis
Sep 26, 1923 - January 1988
Oscar Davis
May 6, 1893 - March 1978
Goodlettsville, Tennessee
Dewey Davis
Oct 26, 1898 - February 1973
Madison, Tennessee
Martha W Davis
Mar 28, 1923 - Mar 23, 1999
Pulaski, TN
Ruby E Davis
Jan 28, 1916 - Nov 3, 2008
Hartsville, TN
Geneva Davis
May 3, 1925 - Jan 21, 2002
San Antonio, TX
William W Davis
Feb 4, 1926 - Jun 11, 2004
Nashville, TN
Emily H Davis
Aug 3, 1927 - Feb 22, 1995
Evensville, TN

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Kathleen Cooper
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Bula L Milliken
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Indian Mound, TN
John D Parker
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Clarence Speight
Mar 22, 1903 - July 1980
Memphis, Tennessee
Jessie v Arant
Mar 23, 1926 - Jul 11, 2008
Newark, DE
Della L Foster
Aug 14, 1901 - Aug 1, 1997
Henderson, KY
Samuel G Smith
Jan 20, 1903 - Sep 23, 1989
Erin, TN
Garmon Seaton
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Savannah, TN
Earl R Cooksey
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Erin, TN
Henry Castleberry
Dec 18, 1899 - January 1972
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Evelyn M Yeoman
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