Frank Travasso

1917–1969 (Age 52)
Santa Clara, California, United States

The Life of Frank

When Frank Travasso was born on 25 February 1917, in Santa Clara, California, United States, his father, Michele "Mike" Travasso, was 29 and his mother, Rose Spallone, was 20. He lived in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 December 1969, in Santa Cruz, California, United States, at the age of 52.

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Frank Travasso
Rosino V Sanelli

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Mary Travasso


  • Male1917–1969Male

  • Female1919–2002Female

  • Mildred Travasso


  • Vivian Travasso


World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 14

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from trapasso ‘Maundy Thursday’, presumably applied as a nickname for someone born on that day or otherwise associated with it.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank Travasso in household of Mike Travasso, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank Travasso, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frank Travaso, "California Birth Index, 1905-1995"

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