Robert Smith Hix

22 April 1918–22 July 2008 (Age 90)
Zearing, Story, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Smith

When Robert Smith Hix was born on 22 April 1918, in Zearing, Story, Iowa, United States, his father, William Lee Hix, was 22 and his mother, Harriet Dorothy Smith, was 26. He died on 22 July 2008, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 90.

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Robert Smith Hix
1918–2008
ELAINE MARIE TRULSON HIX
1920–

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
Age 1
The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · Flash floods kill 1500
Age 3
On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.
1942 · The Japanese American internment
Age 24
Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Hicks .2 German: from a pet form of a Germanic personal name formed with hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ as the first element.

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

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