Tomas Ortega (1931 - 2004)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Tomas Ortega’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Tomas so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Tomas’s biography.

Tomas Ortega Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Tomas Ortega and his immediate Ortega family. Add to Tomas Ortega's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Tomas.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Tomas Ortega? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Hialeah, Miami-Dade County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Tomas finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Tomas attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Tomas did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Tomas Ortega is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Tomas's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Tomas's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Tomas a religious man? Add Tomas’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Tomas during various points of his life.

Timeline

1931 - In the year that Tomas Ortega was born, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

1966 - Tomas was 35 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1967 - He was 36 years old when between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

1971 - At the age of 40 years old, Tomas was alive when in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

1996 - When he was 65 years old, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

Tomas Ortega Family Tree

Who was Tomas’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Tomas’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Tomas's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Tomas Ortega
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Tomas's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Tomas Ortega is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Tomas Ortega passed away on September 16, 2004 at 72 years old. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on September 22, 1931. We have no information about Tomas's family or relationships. We know that Tomas Ortega had been residing in Hialeah, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Tomas Ortega? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Tomas is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Tomas Ortega

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources