Carlos Manuel Firpi

10 July 1919–1973 (Age 53)
Arecibo, Puerto Rico

The Life of Carlos Manuel

When Carlos Manuel Firpi was born on 10 July 1919, in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, his father, Carlos Firpi Negro, was 31 and his mother, Isabel Castro, was 27. He lived in Hato Abajo, Arecibo, Puerto Rico in 1920. He died in 1973, in Río Piedras, San Juan, Puerto Rico, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

Carlos Firpi Negro
1888–1937
Isabel Castro
1892–1927
Blanca Firpi Castro
1914–1990
Anatolia Firpi Castro
1916–2008
Carlos Manuel Firpi
1919–1973
Isabel Maria Firpi Castro
1921–2008
Gladys Esther Firpi Castro
1925–2015

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World Events (5)

1932

Age 13

Partial self-government granted. The Congress of United States approved a law to change back the name of the island Porto Rico, to its original name, Puerto Rico.
1936

Age 17

Women given full suffrage.
1947

Age 28

United States Congress passed the Elective Governors Act, allowing Puerto Ricans to elect their own governor, President Harry Truman signed the act.

Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from the personal name Firpo, a dialect variant of Filippo ( see Philip ) associated with Liguria.

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Sources (3)

  • Carlos Firpi Y * en la familia de Carlos Firpi Y Negro, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carlos M Firpi Y Castro in household of Carlos Firpi Y Negro, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Carlos Manuel Firpi Castro, "Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805-2001"

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