Rev Earl Little

Rev Earl Little

Birth
Reynolds, Taylor County, Georgia, USA
Death 28 Sep 1931 (aged 40–41)
Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, USA
Burial Unknown, Specifically: Georgia
Memorial ID 8824282 · View Source
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Father of Malcolm X. He & his 2nd wife Louise were followers of Marcus Garvey. When Malcolm was 6, Earl died from a streetcar running over him; whether it was an accident or a murder is disputed. In his autobiography, Malcolm blamed his father's death on the Black Legion, a white-supremacist group similar to the Ku Klux Klan.


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  • Created by: Collins Crapo
  • Added: 24 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8824282
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Earl Little (1890–28 Sep 1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8824282, ; Maintained by Collins Crapo (contributor 669) Unknown, who reports a Georgia.