Hollis Champion

1965–2007 (Age 42)
California, United States

The Life of Hollis

Hollis Champion was born in 1965, in California, United States. He died in 2007, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 42.

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World Events (3)

1965 · The Voting Rights Act

Age 0

The Voting Rights Act prohibits racial discrimination in voting. The Act secured the right to vote for minorities in the South. It also prohibits local governments from making any voting law that results in discrimination against any kind of minorities.
1966 · The Freedom of Information Act

Age 1

Is a federal law that requires that full or partial disclosure of all previously unreleased government documents or information to be given upon request.
1966 · The National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act

Age 1

Because of the number of people being killed on the roads, The National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act was made to set safety standards for vehicles and pedestrians.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: status name for a professional champion, especially an agent employed to represent one of the parties in a trial by combat, a method of settling disputes current in the Middle Ages. The word comes from Old French champion, campion (Late Latin campio, genitive campionis, a derivative of campus ‘plain’, ‘field of battle’). Compare Campion , Kemp .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Hollis Champion, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Hollis W Champion, "California Birth Index, 1905-1995"

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