Ronald Akre

Brief Life History of Ronald

When Ronald Akre was born on 15 November 1939, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Joseph Melvin Akre Sr, was 35 and his mother, Christena Alvada Carlson, was 33. He died on 22 September 1986, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Melvin Akre Sr
Christena Alvada Carlson
Joyce Diane Akre
Joseph Melvin Akre Jr
Ronald Akre
Calvin James Akre

Sources (5)

  • Ronald Ahre, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Ronald Akre, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994"
  • Ronald J Akre Sr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

World Events (8)


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1945 · Freedoms of the Air

The primary goal of  the Chicago Convention was to establish the International Civil Aviation Organization. This organization establishes the rules of airspace, aircraft registration and safety, and details the rights of the signatories in relation to air travel. The Convention has since been revised eight times.

1954 · Johnson Products Company opens

Johnson Products Company was formed by George E. Johnson, Sr and it’s best known for hair care and cosmetic products for African American consumers. The company was a longtime sponsor of the TV dance show Soul Train until March 25, 2006. The company was bought by Procter & Gamble in 2004 and in March 2009, an African-American investment firm bought the company from P&G to reestablish its position as an African-American-owned company.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Elert, Ordell, Thor.

Norwegian (Åkre): variant of Aakre .

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

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