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us: Sanford, Terry, 1917-1998


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    • us: Sanford, James Terry, 1917-1998
  • Variants

    • us: Sanford, James Terry, 1917-1998
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19170820
    • Death Date

        19980418
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Laurinburg (N.C.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Durham (N.C.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of North Carolina (1793-1962)
        • Affiliation End: 1939
    • Organization

        (naf) University of North Carolina (1793-1962)
    • Affiliation End

        1939
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of North Carolina (1793-1962). School of Law
        • Affiliation End: 1946
    • Organization

        (naf) University of North Carolina (1793-1962). School of Law
    • Affiliation End

        1946
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
        • Affiliation Start: 1941
        • Affiliation End: 1942
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
    • Affiliation Start

        1941
    • Affiliation End

        1942
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army
        • Affiliation Start: 1942
        • Affiliation End: 1945
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Army
    • Affiliation Start

        1942
    • Affiliation End

        1945
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) North Carolina. National Guard
        • Affiliation Start: 1948
        • Affiliation End: 1960
    • Organization

        (naf) North Carolina. National Guard
    • Affiliation Start

        1948
    • Affiliation End

        1960
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) North Carolina. General Assembly. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1953
        • Affiliation End: 1955
    • Organization

        (naf) North Carolina. General Assembly. Senate
    • Affiliation Start

        1953
    • Affiliation End

        1955
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Duke University
        • Affiliation Start: 1969
        • Affiliation End: 1985
    • Organization

        (naf) Duke University
    • Affiliation Start

        1969
    • Affiliation End

        1985
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 19861105
        • Affiliation End: 19930103
    • Organization

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

        19861105
    • Affiliation End

        19930103
    • 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: But what about the people?, c1966: t.p. (Terry Sanford) about the author (elected Gov. of N.C. in 1960)
    • found: U.S. Cong. House. Comm. on Transportation and Infrastructure. Terry Sanford Federal Building, 1998: p. 1 (H.R. 3982; to designate the Federal building located at 310 New Bern Avenue in Raleigh, North Carolina, as the "Terry Sanford Federal Building"; Terry Sanford, b. in Laurinburg, N.C., in 1917) p. 2 (1961, governor of North Carolina; U.S. senator, 1980s-1993)
    • found: SSDI, Dec. 12, 2000 (Sanford, Terry; d. 18 Apr. 1998)
    • found: Biographical directory of the United States Congress online, viewed September 25, 2012 (Sanford, (James) Terry, a Senator from North Carolina; born in Laurinburg, N.C., August 20, 1917; died in Durham, N.C. on April 18, 1998)
    • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, July 1, 2014 (Sanford, (James) Terry, a Senator from North Carolina; born in Laurinburg, N.C., August 20, 1917; attended Presbyterian Junior College; graduated, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1939; graduated, University of North Carolina Law School 1946; special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation 1941-1942; parachute infantry, United States Army 1942-1945; North Carolina National Guard 1948-1960; assistant director, Institute of Government, University of North Carolina 1946-1948; lawyer in private practice 1948-1960, 1965-1969, 1985-1986; North Carolina State senator 1953-1955; Governor of North Carolina 1961-1965; president of Duke University 1969-1985; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate on November 4, 1986, for the unexpired term of John East ending January 3, 1987, and for the six-year term ending January 3, 1993, and served from November 5, 1986, to January 3, 1993; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1992; chairman, Select Committee on Ethics (1992); resumed the practice of law in North Carolina and Washington, D.C.; died in Durham, N.C. on April 18, 1998; interment in Duke University Chapel)
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