Cruz Galvan Ruiz

3 May 1892–11 October 1967 (Age 75)
Mexico

The Life of Cruz Galvan

When Cruz Galvan Ruiz was born on 3 May 1892, in Mexico, his father, Jesus Esteban Ruiz, was 39 and his mother, Maria Santos Galvan Garcia, was 39. He died on 11 October 1967, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 75.

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Cruz Galvan Ruiz
1892–1967
Eloisa S Ruiz
1894–1965

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · The Yaqui Uprising

Age 4

The Yaqui Uprising was a conflict that was fought between the residents of Sonora and Arizona over several days. It started as an agreement of the Native Americans, in the state of Sonora, and Lauro Aguirre to start by capturing the customs house in Nogales. This confrontation was one of the last battles during the American Indian Wars. Several people were killed and wounded but was a win in the Revolution of Mexico.
1912

Age 20

Pascual Orozco rebels against Madero. Victoriano Huerta's troops crush rebellion. Huerta exiled to France. Zapata and Francisco "Pancho"Villa enter Mexico City. Venustiano Carranza establishes constitutional government at Veracruz.

Name Meaning

Spanish: patronymic from the personal name Ruy, a short form of Rodrigo .

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

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  • Cruz Ruiz, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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