Mr. Davis is born in Fullerton, California to Arthur Elling Davis and Mary Stafford Greene.
Mr. Davis receives a Bachelor of Science from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
Mr. Davis is commissioned as an ensign in the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Davis receives a Master of Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Mr. Davis receives a Doctor of Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Mr. Davis receives the D.W. Taylor Award for Science Achievement.
Mr. Davis becomes project coordinator for submarine preliminary design at the Bureau of Ships.
Mr. Davis becomes design superintendent at Mare Island Naval Shipyard in California.
Mr. Davis becomes a systems analyst for the Office of the Secretary of Defense in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Davis becomes a ship design director of Trident Submarine and Aegis Warships for the Naval Sea Systems Command in Arlington, Virginia.
Mr. Davis receives a Joint Service Commendation from the Secretary of Defense.
Mr. Davis advances through the grades to captain in the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Davis becomes a commanding officer at the David Taylor Naval Ship Research and Development Center in Bethesda, Maryland.
Mr. Davis retires from the U.S. Navy and becomes a program manager at Science Applications, Inc. in Arlington, Virginia.
Mr. Davis becomes program manager and director at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space Co. in Sunnyvale, California.
Mr. Davis retires from Lockheed and becomes a publisher of an ovarian cancer website.