Lupe Prieto

1958–1981 (Age 23)
Levelland, Hockley, Texas, United States

The Life of Lupe

When Lupe Prieto was born in 1958, in Levelland, Hockley, Texas, United States, his father, Doroteo Marin Prieto, was 47 and his mother, Ignacia Rodriguez, was 40. He died in 1981, in Austin, Travis, Texas, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Austin, Travis, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Doroteo Marin Prieto
1911–1992
Ignacia Rodriguez
1918–1999
Kenard Preita
1932–1933
Elena Prieto
1933–1997
Julio Rodriguez Prieto
1943–2002
Nativida Prieto
1950–1951
Santiago Prieto
1957–
Lupe Prieto
1958–1981

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World Events (3)

1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 0

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.
1960

Age 2

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.
1963 · Assassination of President John F. Kennedy

Age 5

John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, was assassinated in Dallas at 12:30pm. He was riding in a presidential motorcade by Jacqueline (his wife), with John Connally (Texas Governor) and Connally's wife (Nellie). President Kennedy was pronounced dead in Parkland Memorial Hospital within thirty minutes of the shooting.

Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname for a darkhaired or dark-skinned man, from Old Spanish prieto ‘dark’, ‘black’. The adjective derives from the verb apretar ‘to squeeze or compress’, a metathesized form of apetrar, Late Latin appectorare ‘to hold close to the chest’ (from pectus, genitive pectoris, ‘chest’). The use as a color term seems to have derived originally from its application to rain clouds and fog.

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

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