Plutarco Elias Calles Chacon

28 July 1901–2 December 1976 (Age 75)
Guaymas, Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico

The Life of Plutarco

When Plutarco Elias Calles Chacon was born on 28 July 1901, in Guaymas, Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico, his father, Plutarco Elías-Calles Campuzano, was 23 and his mother, Natalia Chacon Amarillas, was 22. He married Elisa Saenz Garza on 31 March 1925, in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 2 December 1976, in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Plutarco Elias Calles Chacon
1901–1976
Elisa Saenz Garza
1906–2004
Marriage: 31 March 1925
Ing Plutarco Elias Calles Saenz
1928–2018
Enrique Elías Calles
1934–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 March 1925
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
children

(2)

    Ing Plutarco Elias Calles Saenz

    Male1928–2018Male

    Enrique Elías Calles

    Male1934–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1904

Age 3

Constitution changed to allow for six-year presidential term.
1906

Age 5

Proclamation against Díaz issued by the liberals in St. Louis, Missouri.
1923

Age 22

United States recognizes Obregón government.

Name Meaning

Greek, Spanish (Elías), Catalan, Portuguese, English, Welsh, French (Élias), German, Dutch, Hungarian (Éliás), Czech (Eliáš), and Jewish: from a medieval personal name, the New Testament Greek form of Hebrew Eliyahu ‘Jehovah is God’ (Anglicized as Elijah in the Old Testament of the King James Bible). This name was borne by a Biblical prophet, but its popularity among Christians in the Middle Ages was a result of its adoption by various early saints, including a 7th-century bishop of Syracuse and a 9th-century Spanish martyr.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Plutarco Elias Calles Jr. in entry for Enrique Elías Calles, "Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962"
  • Plutarco Elías Calles, "Mexico, Sonora, Civil Registration, 1861-1995"
  • Plutarco Elias Caller in entry for Fernando Elias Caller Sáinz, "Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962"

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