An Nio Tan

1918–2008 (Age 89)
Malang, East Java, Indonesia

The Life of An Nio

When An Nio Tan was born on 2 September 1918, in Malang, East Java, Indonesia, her father, Bian Ie Tan, was 27 and her mother, Hiang Nio Tjioe, was 23. She died on 29 March 2008, in Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, at the age of 89.

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An Nio Tan
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World Events (8)

1919 · Nazi party is founded

Age 1

Founded by Anton Drexler and Karl Harrer, the German Worker's Party, which eventually would become the Nationalist Socialist German Worker�s Party or Nazi Party. The Nazi Party would eventually take full control over Germany in 1933 and spark a second World War.

Age 15

Adolf Hitler appointed chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg.

Age 27

Indonesia achieves Independence.

Name Meaning

1 Chinese 谭: from the name of the state of Tan during the Zhou dynasty. After Wu Wang established the Zhou dynasty in 1122 bc , he enfeoffed the state of Tan to a descendant of the model emperor Yu ( 2205–2198 bc ), with the status of Viscount. Descendants adopted the name of the state Tan as their surname.2 Chinese 谈: said to be from the name of a certain King Tan of the state of Song, a 36th-generation descendant of its founder ( see Song ).3 Chinese 陈: variant of Chen .

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: An Nio Tan - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: An Nio Tan

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