anton di leo

Malefrom 12 February 1895 to 2 December 1895–1986

Brief Life History of anton

anton di leo was born from 12 February 1895 to 2 December 1895, in Palermo, Palermo, Sicily, Italy as the son of sabastiano di leo and Dorotea D'Andrea. He died in 1986, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States.

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anton di leo
1895–1986
isabelle pellegrino
1924–1985

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    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 1

    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.

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 3

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

    Age 12

    The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

    Name Meaning

    Chinese:

    Mandarin form of the surname 狄, a term referring to the tribes in ancient northern China: (i) from Di (狄), the name of an ancient state (thought to have been located in Hebei or Shandong province), which was granted to Xiao Bo or Kao Bo by King Cheng of Zhou (reigned 1042–1021 BC ). (ii) adopted as a surname by the Ku Di (庫狄) family during the Northern Wei dynasty (386–534 AD ). (iii) traced back to other minority ethnic groups in ancient northwestern China.

    Mandarin form of the Chinese surname 邸, meaning ‘official residence’ in Chinese: (i) from placename Di (邸), the name of a county (unidentified location). (ii) said to be borne by some descendants of Kujula Kadphises (called 丘就郤 or 邸就郤 in Chinese, 30–c. 80 AD ), founder of the Kushan Empire (one branch of the Yuezhi people originating from western China) located in Central Asia during the Eastern Han dynasty (25–220 AD ).

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

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