#289 Fred Davis / Makarios III, Archbishop – 13 August 1913

Fred Davis

Fred Davis, MBE (13 August 1913 – 16 April 1998) was an English professional player of snooker and English billiards, and was one of the most popular personalities in the game. Davis was originally a billiards player, turning professional in 1929. His first professional snooker match was in 1937. He won the World Snooker Championship three times, in 1948, 1949 and 1951.

Makarios III

Makarios III , born Michail Christodolou Mouskos (August 13, 1913 – August 3, 1977), was the archbishop and primate of the autocephalous Cypriot Orthodox Church (1950–1977) and the first President of the Republic of Cyprus (1960–1974 and 1974–1977).


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