Arnold W Tan

1945–1998 (Age 52)
Arizona, United States

The Life of Arnold W

When Arnold W Tan was born on 7 September 1945, in Arizona, United States, his father, Alfred Sui-Fook Tan, was 39 and his mother, Solidad Sally Alatan, was 21. He died on 30 April 1998, at the age of 52, and was buried in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Alfred Sui-Fook Tan
Solidad Sally Alatan
Leonard Lee Loy Tan
Arnold W Tan

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World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 2

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.
1947 · The CIA is Established

Age 2

The Central Intelligence Agency was created because the U.S. government had need for a group to help detect and subdue any potential threats to the nation.

Age 15

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Chinese 谭: from the name of the state of Tan during the Zhou dynasty. After Wu Wang established the Zhou dynasty in 1122 bc , he enfeoffed the state of Tan to a descendant of the model emperor Yu ( 2205–2198 bc ), with the status of Viscount. Descendants adopted the name of the state Tan as their surname.2 Chinese 谈: said to be from the name of a certain King Tan of the state of Song, a 36th-generation descendant of its founder ( see Song ).3 Chinese 陈: variant of Chen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Arnold in entry for Alfred Sui Fook Tan, "Hawaii Obituaries Index, ca. 1980-present"
  • Arnold Wesley Tan, "Arizona, Payson, Obituaries, 1948-2008"
  • Arnold W Tan, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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