Rosalina Salazar Vargas

28 December 1922–16 May 1994 (Age 71)
San José, San José, Costa Rica

The Life of Rosalina

When Rosalina Salazar Vargas was born on 28 December 1922, in San José, San José, Costa Rica, her father, Gregorio Salazar Rodriguez, was 24 and her mother, Rosalia Vargas Cubillo, was 21. She married Francisco Brizuela Brizuela in 1940, in San José, San José, Costa Rica. She died on 16 May 1994, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Francisco Brizuela Brizuela
Rosalina Salazar Vargas
Marriage: 1940

Spouse and Children

San José, San José, Costa Rica

Parents and Siblings

    Gregorio Salazar Rodriguez


    Rosalia Vargas Cubillo




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World Events (2)


Age 26

Civil War. Rafael Angel Calderon Guradia refuses to step down for election winner Otilio Ulate. Don Pepe Figueres Ferrer leads the revolution against Calderon and topples the government after 40 days of fighting.

Age 65

The Central American countries sign a peace plan. Devised by Costa Rican president Oscar Arias Sanchez, it is signed by the Central American countries of Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala which have been in the midst of civil wars. Arias wins the Nobel Peace Prize for his work.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish: habitational name from a place called Salazar in Burgos, probably named with sala ‘hall’ + Basque za(h)ar ‘old’, and thus a Basque equivalent of Saavedra .2 Spanish: Castilianized variant of Basque Zaraitzu, a habitational name from a town so named in Navarre.

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

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