Willard W Davis (1911 - 1992)

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Willard W Davis
1911 - 1992
updated February 06, 2019
Willard W Davis was born on April 28, 1911. He died on May 12, 1992 at 81 years old. We know that Willard W Davis had been residing in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.


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Willard W Davis died on May 12, 1992 at age 81. He was born on April 28, 1911. There is no information about Willard's family or relationships. We know that Willard W Davis had been residing in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.
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In 1911, in the year that Willard W Davis was born, the Triangle Shirtwaist fire occurred, one of the deadliest industrial disasters in U.S. history. 146 workers (123 women and 23 men, many of them recent Jewish and Italian immigrants) died from the fire or by jumping to escape the fire and smoke. The garment factory was on the 8th, 9th, and 10th floors of a building in Greenwich Village in Manhattan. Doors to stairwells and exits had been locked in order to prevent workers from taking unauthorized breaks and to prevent theft, so they couldn't escape by normal means when the fire broke out. Due to the disaster, legislation was passed to protect sweatshop workers.

In 1927, Willard was 16 years old when in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

In 1949, at the age of 38 years old, Willard was alive when 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 1974, when he was 63 years old, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

In 1992, in the year of Willard W Davis's passing, in April, Bosnia-Herzegovina declared independence from Yugoslavia. The newly created Bosnian Serb army then began a campaign against Muslim Bosniaks and Bosnian Croats - killing, raping, torturing, beating and robbing - and resulting in the deaths of over 100,000.

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Born: around 1921
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Born: around 1928
Pennsylvania, United States
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Born: around 1916
New York, United States
Willard E Davis
Born: around 1927
New Jersey, United States
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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
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Born: around 1910
Missouri, United States

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Jun 22, 1920 - March 1982
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Mar 19, 1919 - April 1968
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Apr 4, 1916 - March 1976
Riley Davis
May 20, 1913 - November 1980
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Lucille A Davis
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Ruby Davis
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Richard A Davis
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Jul 4, 1919 - January 1991
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