Arthur Small (1926 - 1987)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Arthur Small Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Arthur Small and his immediate Small family. Add to Arthur Small'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 Arthur.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Arthur Small is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Arthur's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Arthur's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Male

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1926 - In the year that Arthur Small was born, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

1931 - When he was just 5 years old, 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.

1964 - Arthur was 38 years old when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

1979 - At the age of 53 years old, Arthur was alive when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

1987 - In the year of Arthur Small's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

Arthur Small Family Tree

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

Arthur's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Arthur Small
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Arthur Small 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.

Arthur Small died in November 1987 at 61 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Arthur. He was born on June 13, 1926. There is no information about Arthur's surviving family. We know that Arthur Small had been residing in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Arthur Small

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources