Zan Alpahi

1913–1985 (Age 72)
Shiprock, San Juan, New Mexico, United States

The Life of Zan

When Zan Alpahi was born in 1913, in Shiprock, San Juan, New Mexico, United States, her father, Bedahni Yazzie Badani, was 32 and her mother, Bedahni Yazzie Bitsi', was 25. She died before 1985, at the age of 71.

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Bedahni Yazzie Badani
Bedahni Yazzie Bitsi'
Zan Alpahi

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 0

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1923 · Oil is Discovered on the Navajo Reservation

Age 10

Oil was discovered on the Navajo Reservation in the 1920's. The Navajos did not want to lease any of the land towards the exploration for oil and gas. They were soon made a deal that they would be hired for all unskilled work if they would lease the land and, reluctantly, they gave in. Albert Fall, a Senator from New Mexico and was extremely hostile towards Indian rights.

Age 19

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

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