Francesco 'Frank' 'Frankie' Africano

1912–2011 (Age 99)
Harvard, McHenry, Illinois, United States

The Life of Francesco 'Frank' 'Frankie'

When Francesco 'Frank' 'Frankie' Africano was born in 1912, in Harvard, McHenry, Illinois, United States, his father, Nicola or Nicholas Africano, was 34 and his mother, Theresa H. Rasumi, was 35. He died on 10 July 2011, in Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States.

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 0

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · Women get the right to vote in Illinois

Age 1

Grace Wilbur Trout was elected president of the Chicago Political Equality League and started her presidency by making sure that each senate district was supporting suffrage for women. A few months later, the bill was up for voting in the state. Trout and her team went as far as to get male voters from their homes. The bill passed giving Women the right to vote for President of the Nation and all local offices not in the Illinois Constitution.

Age 29

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Italian: ethnic name for someone from Africa, from a reduced form of africano ‘African’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank Africano, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frank Africano, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Frank Africano, "Find A Grave Index"

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