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Richard Harding Davis
Birth: Apr. 18, 1864
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1916
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Journalist, Author. Educated at Lehigh and Johns Hopkins, he began his journalistic career with the Philadelphia Record. He eventually went on to the New York Sun and became managing editor of Harpers' Weekly in 1890. As the leading front-line war correspondant of his time, he covered every major war, most notably the Spanish-American War, Boer War, Russo-Japanese War, and World War I. As a novelist with a flair for the dramatic, his works include Gallegher and Other Stories, Van Bibber and Others, Soldiers of Fortune, and The Bar Sinister. He also wrote twenty-five plays, of which the most popular is The Dictator, written in 1904.  (bio by: Thomas Fisher) 
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  L. Clarke Davis (1834 - 1904)
  Rebecca Harding Davis (1831 - 1910)
  Richard Harding Davis (1864 - 1916)
  Charles Belmont Davis (1866 - 1926)*
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Leverington Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Record added: Aug 28, 2003
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