William Davy (1909 - 1976)

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William Davy
1909 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
William Davy was born on October 20, 1909. He died in January 1976 at 66 years old. We know that William Davy had been residing in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona 85033.


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William Davy died in January 1976 at 66 years old. He was born on October 20, 1909. There is no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Davy had been residing in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona 85033.
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In 1909, in the year that William Davy was born, the NAACP was founded by W. E. B. Du Bois. The organization focused on legal strategies designed to confront the critical civil rights issues of the day - which included lynching and segregation in schools. The goal was to secure for all people the rights guaranteed in the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the United States Constitution.

In 1925, William was 16 years old when on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1954, William was 45 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1969, by the time he was 60 years old, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1976, in the year of William Davy's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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around 1892 - Aug 21, 1918
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William Edward Davy
around 1893 - Jul 7, 1916
William Davy
Died: Aug 5, 1916
William A Davy
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Colorado, United States
William W Davy
Born: around 1922
Michigan, United States
William R Davy
Born: around 1905
United States
William F Jr Davy
Born: around 1915
Minnesota, United States
William F Davy
Born: around 1906
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William Cooper Davy
1900 - 1984
Brtn E, Australia
William Moff Davy
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William John Davy
1898 - 1967
Glen, Australia
William John Davy
1884 - 1965
Numu, Australia
William Edward Davy
1884 - 1943
Qtook, Australia
William v Davy
1869 - 1940
Horsham, Australia
William Thomas Davy
1906 - 1939
Mildura, Australia
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1860 - 1939
Richmond, Australia
William Agn Davy
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Arthur J Davy
Dec 20, 1922 - Feb 5, 2008
Stevens Point, WI
Ruth J Davy
May 14, 1922 - Jan 24, 2006
Benicia, CA
Pearl L Davy
Dec 9, 1906 - April 1989
Ethel G Davy
Aug 16, 1913 - May 1, 2004
Robert R Davy
Jul 4, 1922 - Nov 1, 1997
Indianapolis, IN
Gordon Davy
Oct 15, 1903 - November 1976
Nashotah, Wisconsin
Eleanore L Davy
Jun 7, 1913 - Jul 9, 1996
Fort Atkinson, WI
Frank B Davy
Jun 23, 1923 - Feb 2, 1983
Van Nuys, CA
Ethel M Davy
May 28, 1923 - December 1995
Stevens Point, WI
Santa Davy
Nov 28, 1926 - August 1975
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Renal Davy
Dec 23, 1923 - May 2, 1995
Winter Park, FL
Kenneth Davy
Feb 19, 1911 - June 1986
Brooklyn, New York
Frank Davy
Aug 17, 1887 - August 1964
Frank Davy
Aug 25, 1896 - July 1976
Edwin Davy
Dec 14, 1923 - August 1980
Arthrur L Davy
Dec 25, 1925 - Aug 1, 1997
Coronado, CA
Marion Davy
Jun 1, 1898 - October 1984
Los Angeles, California
Rose D Davy
Apr 30, 1868 - Sep 15, 1966
Janesville, WI
William H Davy
Jul 27, 1916 - Apr 5, 2007
Oak Ridge, TN
Carl Wesley Davy
Jan 10, 1925 - Jan 29, 2011
Centreville, AL

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Nov 26, 1910 - Jan 17, 1994
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Nov 6, 1896 - November 1980
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Jun 8, 1914 - Aug 29, 2006
Sturgeon Bay, WI
Walter G Kuhlow
May 2, 1917 - Jun 10, 1999
Avalon, WI
Gertrude Schaefer
Aug 22, 1914 - January 1980
Janesville, Wisconsin
Paul Payne
May 6, 1898 - December 1967
Janesville, Wisconsin
George Peske
Jun 19, 1906 - July 1975
Janesville, Wisconsin
Beatrice J Boylen
Sep 25, 1909 - Sep 23, 1997
Monroe, WI
Leonard L Sykes
Sep 20, 1912 - May 7, 1993
Janesville, WI
Clarine Parr
Oct 16, 1913 - June 1977
Cincinnati, Ohio
Charles Bauer Sr
Jan 25, 1899 - July 1970
South Beloit, Illinois
Viola S Rabe
May 18, 1902 - May 1990
Harry Bennett
Sep 21, 1899 - June 1972
Janesville, Wisconsin
S M Boos
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Janesville, WI
Charles Burrow
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