Pedro Riquelme Fontaneda

28 January 1895–11 December 1971 (Age 76)
Madrid, Madrid, Spain

The Life Summary of Pedro

When Pedro Riquelme Fontaneda was born on 28 January 1895, in Madrid, Madrid, Spain, his father, Cesar Riquelme Ballester, was 28 and his mother, Ingrid Fontaneda Miranda, was 26. He married Josefa Bustillo Noya on 10 May 1919, in Madrid, Madrid, Spain. He died on 11 December 1971, in his hometown, at the age of 76.

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Pedro Riquelme Fontaneda
Josefa Bustillo Noya
Marriage: 10 May 1919

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  • Marriage
    10 May 1919Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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    World Events (8)

    1898 · Spanish-American War
    Age 3
    Spain loses colonies including: Cuba, Guam, Puerto Rico as a result of the Treaty of Paris, which was signed on Dec. 10th 1898. Spain gives up Cuba entirely, gives Guam and Puerto Rico to the United States and transfers sovreignty of the Philippines to the United States for $20 million.
    1912 · Prime Minister Jose Canalejas assassinated
    Age 17
    Spain's first prime minister, after the fall of Segismundo Moret's government, is assassinated by rebel Manuel Pardinas.
    1917 · The first synegogue in 425 years opens in Madrid
    Age 22
    On Feb 16th, the first Jewish synagogue since 1492, opens in Madrid.

    Name Meaning

    Spanish: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rīc ‘power(ful)’ + helm ‘helmet’, ‘protection’.

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

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