Nike Rizos

15 November 1893–28 November 1954 (Age 61)
Athens, Attica, Greece

The Life of Nike

When Nike Rizos was born on 15 November 1893, in Athens, Attica, Greece, her father, Constantine Rizos, was 36 and her mother, Athena Konini, was 33. She married James Jimas on 25 October 1913, in Athens, Attica, Greece. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 10, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 28 November 1954, in Bingham Canyon, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Jimas
Nike Rizos
Marriage: 25 October 1913
Irene Jimas
Harry Robert Jimas
Andrew James Jimas
Athena Jimas

Spouse and Children

25 October 1913
Athens, Attica, Greece


Parents and Siblings

    Constantine Rizos


    Athena Konini




    Alexander Constantine Rizos



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 3

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 17

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Probably a respelling of German Rieser or Reiser .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nike Jimas in household of James Jimas, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nike Jimas in household of James Jimas, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nike Rizos Jimas in entry for Harry James Or Bob Jimas, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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