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Joe Davis
Birth: Apr. 15, 1901
Death: Jul. 10, 1978

Professional Pool Player. Born in Derbyshire, England, he became a professional billiards player at the age of 18, having won the Chesterfield Championship at age 13. In 1926, he reached his first World Championship as a snooker player. Davis defended his title for 20 straight years, winning World Championships (1927-40 and in 1946). He has won more world championships than any other player and retired from the event as the only undefeated player in the history of the world championships. In 1963, he was awarded the Order of the British Empire for his contributions to the sport. He died at age 77 in Hampshire, England. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
 
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Originally Created by: David Conway
Record added: Oct 23, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6871687
Joe Davis
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Joe Davis
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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