Wayne Allen Mrachek

28 July 1940–24 February 2007 (Age 66)
Winona, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Wayne Allen

When Wayne Allen Mrachek was born on 28 July 1940, in Winona, Minnesota, United States, his father, Adolph James Mrachek, was 27 and his mother, Geraldine Louise Bell, was 25. He died on 24 February 2007, in Pensacola, Escambia, Florida, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Adolph James Mrachek
1913–1969
Geraldine Louise Bell
1915–2008
Wayne Allen Mrachek
1940–2007

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1941

Age 1

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 1

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1968 · The American Indian Movement

Age 28

The American Indian Movement is a Native American advocacy group that was formed to address the affirmation, treaty issues, spirituality and leadership of the Native Americans in the area. They addressed incidents of police harassment and racism against the Natives and strove to create real economic independence for the Indians. Decades after its founding, the American Indian Movement has continued to fight for the interests of the indigenous groups around the world.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Czech Mráček or Slovak Mráčik, a diminutive of Mrak, from mrak ‘cloud’, an unflattering nickname for a disgruntled person who was always complaining.

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

Sources (2)

  • Wayne Mrachek in entry for Geraldine L Mrachek, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Wayne Allan Mrachek, "Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002"

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