Reina Poleo

1943–November 2009 (Age 66)
Santa Lucía, Miranda, Venezuela

The Life of Reina

Reina Poleo was born in 1943, in Santa Lucía, Miranda, Venezuela as the daughter of Vicente Sojo and Maria de Jesus Poleo. She died in November 2009, in her hometown, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Melquiades
–2009
Reina Poleo
1943–2009

Spouse and Children

    Melquiades

    Male–2009Male

    Female1943–2009Female

Parents and Siblings

    Vicente Sojo

    MaleMale

    Maria de Jesus Poleo

    Female1920–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (3)

1947

Age 4

President Romulo Gallegos, Venezuela's first democratically elected leader, is overthrown within eight months of his election in a military coup led by Marcos Perez Jimenez, who forms a government with backing from the armed forces and the U.S.
1954

Age 11

The Caracas Convention established ground rules for political sanctuary in Latin America.
1957

Age 14

A student strike began at the Central Univ. of Venezuela (UCV) against the electoral fraud of the dictatorship of Marcos Perez Jimenez. This soon led his downfall.

Name Meaning

Italian (Sicilian): variant of Puleio, from Sicilian puleiu, puleu ‘fleabane’ (Mentha pulegium), a plant of the mint family, perhaps applied as an occupational name for a herbalist or seller of herbs.

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

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