Jean Thirion

1935–1990 (Age 55)
Diebling, Moselle, Lorraine, France

The Life of Jean

When Jean Thirion was born on 21 May 1935, in Diebling, Moselle, Lorraine, France, his father, Albert Thirion, was 34 and his mother, Jeanne Roth, was 22. He married Arlette Klein on 11 July 1956, in Diebling, Moselle, Lorraine, France. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 11 October 1990, at the age of 55.

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Jean Thirion
Arlette Klein
Marriage: 11 July 1956
Jean Thirion

Spouse & Children

  • Male1935–1990Male

  • Arlette Klein


11 July 1956
Diebling, Moselle, Lorraine, France


  • Jean Thirion


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Second World War. Defeat and occupation by Germany. General de Gaulle leads the Resistance from London and Algiers. Allied victory came on May 8, 1945.
1939 · World War II

Age 4

After Hitler invaded Poland, France and Britain declared war on Germany. France lost 472,000 in military and civilians. 100,000 of which were Jewish citizens.
1954 · Algerian War with France

Age 19

From November 1, 1954 to March 19, 1962 France was at war with Algeria. It started when a simple protest march to demand Algerian independence turned into a massacre. Algeria gained their indpendence from France.

Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Thiry, a variant of Thierry .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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