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Kuchel, Thomas H.


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  • Fuller Name

    • Thomas Henry
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19100815
    • Death Date

        19941121
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1936
        • Affiliation End: 1939
        • Organization: (naf) California. Legislature. Assembly
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1940
        • Affiliation End: 1945
        • Organization: (naf) California. Legislature. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1945
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Naval Reserve
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1946
        • Affiliation End: 1953
        • Organization: (naf) California. Office of State Controller
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 19530102
        • Affiliation End: 19690103
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Anaheim (Calif.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Beverly Hills (Calif.)
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: nuc87-85458: His California Negro history, 1968(hdg. on CU-BANC rept.: Kuchel, Thomas H.; usage: Thomas H. Kuchel)
    • found: NUCMC data from Univ. of Virginia Lib. for Scott, H. Papers, 1925-1977(Kuchel, Thomas Henry, 1910-); NUCMC files (Kuchel, Thomas H. (Thomas Henry); b. 1910; U.S. Senator from California)
    • found: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, via WWW, September 20, 2013(Kuchel, Thomas Henry (1910-1994); a Senator from California; born in Anaheim, Orange County, Calif., August 15, 1910; attended the public schools; graduated from the University of Southern California in 1932 and from the law school of the same university in 1935; admitted to the bar the same year and began practice in Anaheim, Calif.; member, State assembly, 1936-1939; member, State senate, 1940-1945, and while serving as State senator volunteered and was called to active duty in the United States Naval Reserve as a lieutenant (junior grade), serving until 1945; State controller, 1946-1953; appointed on January 2, 1953, and subsequently elected on November 2, 1954, as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Richard M. Nixon; reelected in 1956 and again in 1962 and served from January 2, 1953, to January 3, 1969; unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1968; Republican whip, 1959-1969; resumed the practice of law in Washington, D.C. and California, until his retirement in 1981; resided in Beverly Hills, Calif., until his death there on November 21, 1994)
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    • 1987-08-28: new
    • 2013-09-25: revised
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