Michael Jay Marques Holladay

11 September 1954–20 January 1992 (Age 37)
Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States

The Life of Michael Jay Marques

When Michael Jay Marques Holladay was born on 11 September 1954, in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States, his father, James Moroni Holladay, was 39 and his mother, Doris Louise Boughton, was 28. He died on 20 January 1992, in Orange, California, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Oceanside, San Diego, California, United States.

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James Moroni Holladay
Doris Louise Boughton
Michael Jay Marques Holladay

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 1

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1955 · Disneyland Opens

Age 1

The 160-acre Disneyland Park opened to the public on July 17, 1955, at the cost of $17 million. In 2017, Disneyland attracted over 18 million people to the park.
1965 · The Voting Rights Act

Age 11

The Voting Rights Act prohibits racial discrimination in voting. The Act secured the right to vote for minorities in the South. It also prohibits local governments from making any voting law that results in discrimination against any kind of minorities.

Name Meaning

English: from Old English hāligdæg ‘holy day’, ‘religious festival’. The reasons why this word should have become a surname are not clear; probably it was used as a byname for one born on a religious festival day.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Michael Jay Holladay, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Michael J Holladay, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Michael Jay Holladay, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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