Luis Torres Rios

1961–18 June 1987 (Age 26)
Siánori, Topia, Durango, Mexico

The Life of Luis

Luis Torres Rios was born in 1961, in Siánori, Topia, Durango, Mexico. He died on 18 June 1987, in his hometown, at the age of 26.

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World Events (3)

1964

Age 3

Gustavo Díaz Ordaz presidency. Termination of bracero program. Foreign firms operate in Mexico on grand scale. Student unrest leads to Tlatelolco Massacre in 1968.
1968

Age 7

Mexico City, Mexico hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1970

Age 9

Luis Echeverría Álvarez presidency. Emphasis by Mexico on participation in Third World policies against imperialism and foreign economic control. Oil boom in Chiapas and Tabasco. Economic difficulties.

Name Meaning

1 Galician, Catalan, Spanish, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places named Torres, all named with the plural of torre ‘tower’ ( see Torre ).2 Italian: habitational name from Torres in Belluno or Porto Torres in Sassari. In southern Italy the surname is sometimes a borrowing from Spanish (see 1).3 Dutch: from a short form of Victoris, from the Latin personal name Victorius.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Luis Torres Rios - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: Luis Torres Rios

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