Sala Pogi

11 March 1945–1 January 1984 (Age 38)
Saleilua, Samoa

The Life of Sala

When Sala Pogi was born on 11 March 1945, in Saleilua, Samoa, his father, Faamaile Togia POGI, was 6 and his mother, Lola Puaeloa, was 18. He died on 1 January 1984, in his hometown, at the age of 38.

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Family Time Line

Faamaile Togia POGI
1939–
Lola Puaeloa
1926–2006
Faletoa Pogi
1943–1956
Sala Pogi
1945–1984
Viliamu Pogi
1949–1999
Moega or Susana Pogi
1955–
Masina Savali Faamaile
1948–2013
Taitoa Pogi Fa'amaile
1953–2010

Parents and Siblings

    Faamaile Togia POGI

    Male1939–Male

    Female1926–2006Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (1)

1962

Age 17

Western Samoa becomes independent, the first Pacific island nation to do so.

Name Meaning

1 Japanese: variously written, the name is of Ryūkyūan origin and is usually written with characters meaning ‘bestow’ and ‘ceremony’.2 Indian (Gujarat, Maharashtra): Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit yogī ‘one who performs yoga’, i.e. someone who does exercises designed to promote control of the mind and body.

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

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