Heinrich Adam

1896–1978 (Age 81)
Rhineland, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Heinrich

When Heinrich Adam was born on 27 April 1896, in Rhineland, Prussia, Germany, his father, Ludwig Adam, was 32 and his mother, Anna Elisabeth Habig, was 26. He married Sofie Baldes on 1 May 1926, in Saarbrücken, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany. He died on 5 April 1978, in Saarbrücken, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Heinrich Adam
Sofie Baldes
Marriage: 1 May 1926

Spouse & Children

1 May 1926
Saarbrücken, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1892–1954Male

  • Sophia Adam


  • Friedrich Adam


  • Male1896–1978Male

  • Gustav Ludwig Adam


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World Events (8)


Age 18

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 18

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Age 22

Armistice ending World War I.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: In Hebrew, the scriptural name Adhám signifies "man," literally earthy or red earth; one authority says the name in Ethiopic means to be fair or beautiful. From this name comes the nurse-name Addy, or little Adam. The Gaelic form is Adambh. Adamina is a female name formed from Adam.

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