Amos Mefford Hanks was born on March 9 1924, in Glenn County. Tom Hanks says his grandfather’s killing ‘ruined’ his father: ‘He was broken by that experience’, Tom Hanks says father was ‘broken’ witnessing grandfather’s killing, Did Downton Abbey lead to Brexit? You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. Tom Hanks, Larry Hanks, Sandra Hanks, Jim Hanks. During Wednesday's episode of In Depth with Graham Bensinger, the actor, 64, spoke about the trauma his father experienced after seeing his own father killed when he was just a child. Please enter location or other information that may help the volunteer in fulfilling this request. Amos Mefford Hanks facts. Tom Hanks’ actual father was a chef named Amos Hanks, according to his biography: Thomas J. Hanks was born on July 9, 1956, in Concord, California. You are only allowed to leave one flower per day for any given memorial. FYI, the lead singer of the Diamonds is also the father of TOM HANKS. A system error has occurred. MPLEX (663), Tue, Nov 03 The above image may or may not be Amos Mefford Hanks. Amos Mefford Hanks. Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed ), memorial page for Amos Mefford “Bud” Hanks (4 Mar 1924–31 Jan 1992), Find a Grave Memorial no. Year should not be greater than current year. Please enter your email address and we will send you an email with a reset password code. Watch the first one then scroll down for the new one 47 years later. Flowers added to the memorial appear on the bottom of the memorial or here on the Flowers tab. Frances was a San Francisco resident of Chinese descent. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. We have set your language to If you were alive in 1957, and old enough to enjoy Rock and Roll, you will probably remember the group, “The Diamonds” who had just launched their super hit “Little Darlin'”. × Tuesday 04 Mar 1924. There is a problem with your email/password. All photos appear on this tab and here you can update the sort order of photos on memorials you manage. Quickly see who the memorial is for and when they lived and died and where they are buried. Octavia Spencer says Keanu Reeves once came to her rescue in a big way, The Best Performances Where You Can’t See the Character’s Face, Ranked, July Picks: The Movies and TV Shows You Can't Miss, The Billion-Dollar Film Club: 46 Movies to Reach $1 Billion Worldwide, The Best Multiple Franchise actor/actress in history. Previously sponsored memorials or famous memorials will not have this option. GREAT NEWS! With the lawyers, and the judge, and the flag ‘Do you hereby solemnly swear?’ It was a contentious fight, the man was acquitted because it was a fight.