Richard Bump

31 March 1955–2 October 2014 (Age 59)
New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Richard

Richard Bump was born on 31 March 1955, in New London, Connecticut, United States as the son of William Bump and Dorothy Taylor. He died on 2 October 2014, in his hometown, at the age of 59.

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William Bump
Dorothy Taylor
Richard Bump
1955–2014

Parents and Siblings

    William Bump

    MaleMale

    Dorothy Taylor

    FemaleFemale

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World Events (3)

1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act

Age 1

With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 3

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.
1960

Age 5

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Bumpf, a nickname for a blusterer, from the onomatopoeic word Bumpf ‘thump’.

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

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