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us: Zorinsky, Edward


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  • Variants

    • us: Zorinsky, Edward, 1928-1987
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19281111
    • Death Date

        19870306
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Omaha (Neb.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Omaha (Neb.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Minnesota
        • Affiliation Start: 1945
        • Affiliation End: 1946
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Creighton University
        • Affiliation Start: 1946
        • Affiliation End: 1948
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army Reserve
        • Affiliation Start: 1949
        • Affiliation End: 1962
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Omaha Public Power District
        • Affiliation Start: 1969
        • Affiliation End: 1973
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 19761228
        • Affiliation End: 19870306
    • Has Affiliation

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

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Legislators
          (lcsh) Mayors
            (lcsh) Businesspeople
        • Sources

          • found: Meeting of the Canada-United States Interparliamentary Group (23rd : 1982 : Key Largo, Fla.). Twenty-third meeting of the Canada-United States Interparliamentary Group, March 4-8, 1982, 1982 (a.e.) p. ii (Edward Zorinsky, Nebraska, vice-chairman, Senate delegation)
          • found: NUCMC files (Zorinsky, Edward, 1928-1987)
          • found: Washington Jewish Week, 3/12/87 (Edward Zorinsky, U.S. Senator from Nebraska, d. 3/6/87, 58 yrs. old, b. in Omaha, 11/11/28)
          • found: Members of Congress: 1789-1982, biog. index (Zorinsky, Edward, 1928-, Democratic Senator from Nebraska)
          • found: Biographical directory of the U.S. Congress website, August 15, 2014 (Zorinsky, Edward, a Senator from Nebraska; born in Omaha, Douglas County, Nebr., November 11, 1928; attended the public schools; attended the University of Minnesota 1945-1946, and Creighton (Nebr.) University 1946-1948; graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1949; pursued graduate work at Harvard University 1966; engaged in wholesale tobacco and candy business 1950-1973; served in the United States Army Reserve 1949-1962; mayor, Omaha, Nebr., 1973-1977; member, Nebraska Judicial Qualifications Commission 1968-1971; member, board of directors, Omaha Public Power District 1969-1973; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in November 1976 for the six-year term commencing January 3, 1977; subsequently appointed, December 28, 1976, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of United States Senator Roman L. Hruska for the term ending January 3, 1977; reelected in 1982 and served from December 28, 1976, until his death in Omaha, Nebr., March 6, 1987; interment in Beth El Cemetery, Omaha, Nebr. )
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          • 1982-12-07: new
          • 2014-08-16: revised
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