James H. Little

1937–2013 (Age 76)
Geneseo, Henry, Illinois, United States

The Life of James H.

When James H. Little was born on 12 March 1937, in Geneseo, Henry, Illinois, United States, his father, Howard Herman Little, was 48 and his mother, Leila Mildred Cady, was 36. He died on 25 February 2013, in Nevada, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Geneseo, Henry, Illinois, United States.

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Howard Herman Little
Leila Mildred Cady
Agnes Marie Little
James H. Little

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  • Agnes Marie Little


  • Male1937–2013Male

World Events (8)


Age 4

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Age 5

On December 2, 1942, Enrico Fermi and a small band of scientists and engineers demonstrated that a simple construction of graphite bricks and uranium lumps could produce controlled heat. The space chosen for the first nuclear fission reactor was a squash court under the football stadium at the University of Chicago.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a small man, or distinguishing epithet for the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, from Middle English littel, Old English lȳtel, originally a diminutive of lȳt ( see Light 3).2 Irish: translation of Gaelic Ó Beagáin ‘descendant of Beagán’ ( see Begin ).3 Translation of French Petit and Lepetit; also used as an English form of names such as Jean-Petit ‘little John’.

Possible Related Names

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

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  • James H. Little, "Find A Grave Index"

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