Frank John Fiala II

6 September 1943–1 January 1994 (Age 50)
Chesterfield, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Frank John

When Frank John Fiala II was born on 6 September 1943, in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States, his father, Frank Wesley Fiala, was 39 and his mother, Frances Christine Pesek, was 41. He married Margaret Ann Quicke on 4 April 1964. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 1 January 1994, in his hometown, at the age of 50, and was buried in Pickadat Corner, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank John Fiala II
1943–1994
Margaret Ann Quicke
1946–
Marriage: 4 April 1964
Frank Fiala III

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 April 1964
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1944 · The G.I Bill
    Age 1
    The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.
    1945 · Peace in a Post War World
    Age 2
    The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.
    1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space
    Age 15
    Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

    Name Meaning

    Czech and Slovak: from fiala ‘violet’ (the flower), applied as a nickname for a shy, delicate person, as a topographic name for someone who lived where violets grew, or as a topographic or habitational name referring to a house distinguished with the sign of a bunch of violets.

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

    Sources (7)

    • Frank James Fiala in entry for John Michael Powers and Virginia Lea Fiela, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
    • Frank John Fiala Jr, "Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988"
    • Frank John Fiala, "Find A Grave Index"

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