Adelaide Eleanor DupontBlockedUnblockFollowFollowingApr 29, 2016Littlewood, who was a decade younger than Hardy, lived on until 1977. Littlewood was always a little more adventurous than Hardy, a little less austere, and a little less august. Like Hardy, he never married — though he did have a daughter (with the wife of the couple who shared his vacation home) whom he described as his “niece” until she was in her forties. And — giving a lie to Hardy’s claim about math being a young man’s game — Littlewood (helped by getting early antidepressant drugs at the age of 72) had remarkably productive years of mathematics in his 80s.Who Was Ramanujan?Stephen Wolfram69766So he took the first generation of anti-depressants? Before Prozac?