Anna Gaetano

29 November –26 May 1985
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Anna

Anna Gaetano was born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States as the daughter of Salvatore Gaetano and Mary Cimino. She died on 26 May 1985, in her hometown.

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Spouse and Children

    Antonio Tropea



Parents and Siblings

    Salvatore Gaetano


    Mary Cimino




World Events (3)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

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The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

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This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

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Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Gaietano, medieval Latin Caietanus, originally a Latin ethnic name denoting someone from Caieta in Latium. According to legend the place was named after the elderly nurse of Aeneas, who died there after fleeing with him from the ruins of Troy. The name persisted among early Christians and was popular in the Middle Ages. The religious reformer St. Gaetano ( 1480–1547 ) was born in Vicenza, a member of a Venetian noble family. He is not to be confused with his contemporary Cardinal Gaetano, an active opponent of Martin Luther .

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

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