Willie Davie (1917 - 2000)

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Willie Davie
1917 - 2000
updated February 06, 2019
Willie Davie was born on September 20, 1917. He died on May 7, 2000 at age 82. We know that Willie Davie had been residing in Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky.


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Willie Davie died on May 7, 2000 at 82 years old. He was born on September 20, 1917. There is no information about Willie's family or relationships. We know that Willie Davie had been residing in Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky.
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In 1917, in the year that Willie Davie was born, Dutch exotic dancer Mata Hari was convicted and executed as a German spy. Since Mata Hari, born Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" MacLeod, was a citizen of the Netherlands (which remained neutral in World War 1), she could travel freely in Europe. Her travels (and her romantic entanglements) raised suspicion and she was arrested by the French and found guilty. There is still controversy about her guilt although her name has become synonymous with a seductive female spy.

In 1939, Willie was 22 years old when in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1954, when he was 37 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1973, Willie was 56 years old when in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1992, at the age of 75 years old, Willie was alive when on February 1st, US President George Bush and President Boris Yeltsin of Russia jointly announced an end to the Cold War, proclaiming a new era of "friendship and partnership". At Camp David in Maryland, they reviewed ways to jointly reduce nuclear arms and support reforms in Russia but no agreement was reached at that meeting.

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Mar 23, 1948 - Mar 16, 2011
Barbara J Davie
May 10, 1950 - Nov 19, 2001
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Sep 23, 2009 - Nov 1, 2009
Billy Morris Davie
Oct 26, 1961 - May 18, 2009
Hopkinsville, KY
John T Davie
May 28, 1911 - Apr 18, 1988
Hickman, KY
Carolyn Davie
Jul 14, 1947 - July 1968
Frank Davie
Jul 29, 1915 - January 1980
Howard Davie
Jun 13, 1895 - November 1972
Hopkinsville, Kentucky
William Davie
Sep 20, 1913 - January 1969
Thomas Davie
Mar 19, 1927 - May 1972
Mary L Davie
Mar 7, 1919 - Feb 29, 1992
Pembroke, KY
George H Davie
Oct 7, 1946 - Sep 20, 2005
Hopkinsville, KY
Susan W Davie
Jan 22, 1921 - Dec 4, 1996
Hopkinsville, KY
Woodrow Davie
Apr 26, 1915 - February 1982
French Lick, Indiana
Nora Davie
May 2, 1904 - August 1983
Louisville, Kentucky
Odell Davie
Apr 22, 1902 - March 1976
Hopkinsville, Kentucky
Jones Davie
Mar 27, 1880 - November 1976
Clinton, Kentucky
James H Davie
Jan 17, 1943 - Oct 4, 2008
Indianapolis, Indiana
Lanauveon M Davie
Jul 17, 2005 - Oct 6, 2005
Clara Davie
Feb 19, 1874 - March 1968
Hopkinsville, Kentucky

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