Harry Katris

14 April 1920–September 1992 (Age 72)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Harry

Harry Katris was born on 14 April 1920 as the son of Irene. He died in September 1992, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 72.

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Harry Katris
Mary Ellen Brennan

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World Events (3)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 11

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.

Name Meaning

1 Lithuanian (Kairys) and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from Lithuanian kairys ‘left-handed’.2 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from Kajry (Kairiai), a village in Lithuania, or a nickname for a left-handed person, ‘left’.3 Greek: of uncertain etymology. In Crete it is a nickname for a stingy or avaricious person. It may also be a nickname from Turkish kahir ‘rage’ or ‘sorrow’, a word of Arabic origin.

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

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