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us: Hartke, Vance, 1919-2003


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  • Fuller Name

    • Rupert Vance
  • Variants

    • us: Hartke, Rupert Vance, 1919-2003
    • us: Hartke, Mr. (Vance), 1919-2003
  • Variants

    • us: Hartke, Rupert Vance, 1919-2003
    • us: Hartke, Mr. (Vance), 1919-2003
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19190531
    • Death Date

        20030727
    • Birth Place

        Stendal (Ind.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Falls Church (Va.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Evansville College
        • Affiliation End: 1940
    • Organization

        (naf) Evansville College
    • Affiliation End

        1940
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Indiana University. School of Law
        • Affiliation End: 1948
    • Organization

        (naf) Indiana University. School of Law
    • Affiliation End

        1948
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 19590103
        • Affiliation End: 19770103
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Affiliation Start

        19590103
    • Affiliation End

        19770103
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Democratic Party (U.S.)
    • Organization

        (naf) Democratic Party (U.S.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Sources

    • found: His Inside the New Frontier, 1962.
    • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress, Mar. 14, 2006 (Hartke, Rupert Vance; b. May 31, 1919, Stendal, Ind.; d. July 27, 2003, Falls Church, Va.; senator, 1959-1977)
    • found: Natural gas pipeline safety, 1967: p. 1 (Mr. Hartke; from the Committee on Commerce)
    • found: Biographical directory of the U.S. Congress website, August 7, 2014 (Hartke, Rupert Vance, a Senator from Indiana; born in Stendal, Pike County, Ind., May 31, 1919; attended the public schools of Stendal; graduated from Evansville College in 1940 and Indiana University Law School in 1948; during the Second World War served in the United States Coast Guard and Navy as a seaman, and advanced to lieutenant 1942-1946; admitted to the Indiana bar in 1948 and commenced the practice of law in Evansville, Ind.; deputy prosecuting attorney of Vandenburgh County, Ind., 1950-1951; mayor of Evansville, Ind., 1956-1958, when he resigned; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1958; reelected in 1964 and again in 1970 and served from January 3, 1959, to January 3, 1977; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1976; unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in 1972; chairman, Committee on Veterans Affairs (Ninety-second through Ninety-fourth Congresses); was a resident of Falls Church, Virginia, until his death on July 27, 2003; interment in Arlington National Cemetery)
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