Peter Raki- Raki

7 July 1956–15 December 1994 (Age 38)
New Zealand

The Life of Peter

Peter Raki- Raki was born on 7 July 1956, in New Zealand. He died on 15 December 1994, at the age of 38.

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World Events (3)

1957 · Scott Base

Age 1

The New Zealand Antarctic research facility at Pram Point was given the name Scott Base in honor of Captain Robert Falcon Scott. It was set up to support field research and has become a center of research into earth sciences. 
1958 · The Hamilton New Zealand Temple

Age 2

The Hamilton New Zealand temple was the first temple in the southern Hemisphere and the second one in Polynesia. The design and structure mimics the Bern Switzerland temple with a slight altercation. It was dedicated by David O. Mckay and was closed for renovation for its 60th year Anniversary in 2018. 
1959 · The Antarctic Treaty

Age 3

The Antarctic Treaty was signed by Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Chile, France, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, South Africa, the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom, and the United States, because of their interests in Antarctica at the time, to establish Antarctica as a scientific preserve and to ban any military activity on the continent. This treaty was the first arms control agreement established during the Cold War and is still in effect today.

Name Meaning

1 Japanese (found in western Japan): meaning ‘wild tree’ or ‘new tree’; mostly written with characters for the former. It is listed in the Shinsen shōjiroku.2 Hungarian: habitational name for some-one from a place called Arak in Moson county.

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

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