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Jefferson Davis

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American salesman who was simply President from the Confederate Says of America from its from 1861 to its collapse in 1865. His 1881 memoir The Rise and Fall from the Confederate Authorities helped restore his status after the battle and he’s right now an icon and sign of pride for most Southerners. He was place under home arrest following the Eggnog Riot at Western Stage. Though he was the first choice from the Confederate trigger he in fact argued against secession while he was a Senator from Mississippi. He wedded Sarah Knox Taylor in June 1835 after providing under her dad, Zachary Taylor. He previously six kids. He was the Secretary of Battle under Chief executive Franklin Pierce from 1853 to 1857.

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Full Name Jefferson Davis
Date Of Birth June 3, 1808
Died December 6, 1889, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Place Of Birth Fairview, KY
Profession Politician
Education Jefferson College, United States Military Academy Preparatory School, Transylvania University
Nationality American
Spouse Varina Davis, Sarah Knox Taylor
Children Varina Anne Davis, Samuel Emory Davis, Joseph Evan Davis, William Howell Davis, Margaret Howell Davis, Jefferson Davis, Jr.
Parents Samuel Davis, Jane Cook Davis
Siblings Joseph Emory Davis, Lucinda Farrar Davis, Matilda Davis, Amanda Jane Davis, Isaac Williams Davis, Anna Eliza Davis, Mary Ellen Davis, Benjamin Davis, Samuel A. Davis
Star Sign Gemini

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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Imaginary Crimes 1994 Test Center Teacher
In the Heat of the Night 1992 TV Series Wesley Sawyer

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
I'll Wave Back 2000

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
I'll Wave Back 2000

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2001 Best Feature Anchorage International Film Festival John John in the Sky (2000)
2001 Best Feature Method Fest John John in the Sky (2000)
2001 Best Director Method Fest Feature Film John John in the Sky (2000)
2000 Crystal Heart Award Heartland Film Festival John John in the Sky (2000)


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