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us: Tunney, John V. (John Varick), 1934-


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • John Varick
  • Variants

    • us: Tunney, John V.
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19340626
    • Birth Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Yale University
        • Affiliation End: 1956
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Hague Academy of International Law
        • Affiliation End: 1957
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Virginia. School of Law
        • Affiliation End: 1959
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Air Force
        • Affiliation End: 1963
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of California, Riverside
        • Affiliation Start: 1961
        • Affiliation End: 1962
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. President's Committee on Juvenile Delinquency and Youth Crime
        • Affiliation Start: 1963
        • Affiliation End: 1968
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
        • Affiliation Start: 19650103
        • Affiliation End: 19710102
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 19710102
        • Affiliation End: 19770101
    • Has Affiliation

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

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Legislators
          (lcsh) Lawyers
            (lcsh) Judge advocates
              (lcsh) College teachers
          • Earlier Established Forms

              Tunney, John V.Tunney, John V.
          • Sources

            • found: NUCMC data from Univ. of Virginia Lib. for Scott, H. Papers, 1941-1983 (Tunney, John Varick, 1934- )
            • found: Members of Congress, 1789-1982: p. 1143 (Tunney, John Varick; Sen. from California; b. 1934)
            • found: LC data base, 5-26-88 (hdg.: Tunney, John V.)
            • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Cong. website, April 29, 2014 (Tunney, John Varick, a Representative and a Senator from California; born in New York City, June 26, 1934; graduated from Yale University 1956; attended the Academy of International Law at The Hague, Netherlands, in 1957; graduated from the law school of the University of Virginia at Charlottesville in 1959; admitted to the Virginia and New York bars in 1959 and commenced practice in New York City; joined the United States Air Force as a judge advocate and served until discharged as a captain in April 1963; taught business law at the University of California at Riverside in 1961 and 1962; admitted to practice law in California in 1963; special adviser to the President's Committee on Juvenile Delinquency and Youth Crime 1963-1968; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth Congress; reelected to the two succeeding Congresses and served from January 3, 1965, until his resignation January 2, 1971; was not a candidate for reelection, but was elected in 1970 to the United States Senate for the six-year term commencing January 3, 1971; subsequently appointed by the Governor, January 2, 1971, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of George Murphy for the term ending January 3, 1971; served from January 2, 1971, until his resignation January 1, 1977; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1976; resumed the practice of law in Los Angeles; is a resident of Beverly Hills, Calif.)
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            • 1988-06-13: new
            • 2014-04-30: revised
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