davis davis  /ˈdeɪ vəs/


  1. (n) English navigator who explored the Arctic while searching for the Northwest Passage (1550-1605)
  2. (n) United States painter who developed an American version of cubism (1894-1964)
  3. (n) United States jazz musician; noted for his trumpet style (1926-1991)
  4. (n) American statesman; president of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War (1808-1889)
  5. (n) United States tennis player who donated the Davis Cup for international team tennis competition (1879-1945)
  6. (n) United States film actress (1908-1989)


  1. Chris Davis Threatening Miguel Cabrera for Triple Crown As Dangerous Orioles Welcome Red Sox to Baltimore

    Davis will be the primary focus of Boston's pitching in this weekend's four-game series at Camden Yards.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New England Sports Network

  2. UC Davis Adding Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity to Patient Information

    DAVIS- UC Davis medical centers will incorporate sexual orientation and gender identity as standard items in their electronic health records of patients. Questionnaires were sent to about 76,000 patients who use UC Davis’ online health system. The form asks them …
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX40 Sacramento

  3. Davis Drewiske signs two-year contract extension with Canadiens

    The Montreal Canadiens have signed defenseman Davis Drewiske to a contract extension, the team announced Thursday morning . The two sides have come to terms on a two-year deal. The financial terms of the agreement were not available at the time of this writing. Drewiske finished out the final year of a three-year, $1.85 million contract that carried an average annual value of $616, 667 against ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: SB Nation


  1. "I'd like to thank the Academy for courageously breaking the mold this time, in doing so, honoring the giants upon whose shoulders I stand, some of whom like Miles Davis, John Coltrane ...... unquestionably deserved the award in the past,"...
    on Feb 10, 2008 By: Herbie Hancock Source: CNN International

  2. "Croatia has been more successful than us in the Davis Cup," Djokovic said this week. "But we have a team that can get through to the finals."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Novak Djokovic Source: The Associated Press

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