John Michael (Penick) Holt

26 December 1959–4 May 1997 (Age 37)
Seattle, King, Washington, United States

The Life of John Michael (Penick)

When John Michael (Penick) Holt was born on 26 December 1959, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, his father, Richard Lee Holt, was 20 and his mother, Penelope Victoria Trott, was 16. He died on 4 May 1997, at the age of 37, and was buried in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States.

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Richard Lee Holt
Penelope Victoria Trott
John Michael (Penick) Holt

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    Penelope Victoria Trott




World Events (8)


Age 1

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.
1961 · Seattle Space Needle is Built

Age 2

Construction on the Seattle Space Needle was constructed on April 17, 1961, and was opened on April 21, 1962. It was built for the World’s Fair in 1962. The space needle is an observation tower that is iconic to Seattle and a landmark of the Pacific Northwest. It was meant to only be lite for 75 nights per year or less to reduce light pollution. On September 11, 2001 the lights of the space were left on for 11 days straight.
1971 · The Twenty-Sixth Amendment

Age 12

The Twenty-sixth Amendment prohibits the states and the federal government from using age as a reason for denying the right to vote to citizens who are eighteen years old or older.

Name Meaning

1 English, North German, Danish, and Norwegian: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a small wood, Middle English, Middle Low German, Danish, Norwegian holt, or a habitational name from one of the very many places named with this word. In England the surname is widely distributed, but rather more common in Lancashire than elsewhere.2 Shortened form of Dutch van Holt, a habitational name from places named Holt (see 1).

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

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  • John Michael Holt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • John M Holt, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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