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us: Chafee, John H., 1922-1999


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • John Lester Hubbard
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19221022
    • Death Date

        19991024
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Providence (R.I.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
    • Has Affiliation

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

        (naf) United States. Marine Corps
    • Affiliation Start

        1942
    • Affiliation End

        1945
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Yale University
        • Affiliation End: 1947
    • Organization

        (naf) Yale University
    • Affiliation End

        1947
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Harvard Law School
        • Affiliation End: 1950
    • Organization

        (naf) Harvard Law School
    • Affiliation End

        1950
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Rhode Island. General Assembly. House of Representatives
        • Affiliation Start: 1957
        • Affiliation End: 1963
    • Organization

        (naf) Rhode Island. General Assembly. House of Representatives
    • Affiliation Start

        1957
    • Affiliation End

        1963
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Department of the Navy
        • Affiliation Start: 1969
        • Affiliation End: 1972
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Department of the Navy
    • Affiliation Start

        1969
    • Affiliation End

        1972
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 19761229
        • Affiliation End: 19991024
    • Organization

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

        19761229
    • Affiliation End

        19991024
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
    • Organization

        (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Related Terms

    • us: Rhode Island. Governor (1963-1969 : Chafee)
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Teenage pregnancy, 1986: t.p. (John H. Chafee, United States Senate)
    • found: Cong. dir. 1987-1988: p. 184 (John Hubbard Chafee; b. Providence, R.I., 10/22/22; Republican U.S. Senator from Rhode Island)
    • found: LC data base, 12/10/87 (hdg.: Chafee, John H., 1922- )
    • found: Cong. record, 25 Oct. 1999: p. S13082 (death of the Honorable John H. Chafee, of Rhode Island)
    • found: Biog. dir. of the United States Congress, accessed Apr. 17, 2012 (Chafee, John Hubbard, Senator from Rhode Island; b. Providence, Providence County, R.I., October 22, 1922; grad., Deerfield (Mass.) Academy 1940; graduated, Yale University 1947 and Harvard Law School 1950; admitted to the Rhode Island bar in 1950 and commenced practice in Providence; served in U.S. Marine Corps 1942-1945, 1951-1953; served in Rhode Island house of representatives 1957-1963; Governor of Rhode Island 1963-1969; Secretary of the Navy in the Cabinet of President Richard Nixon 1969-1972; unsuccessful candidate for election to the U.S. Senate in 1972; elected as a Republican to the U.S. Senate in Nov. 1976 for the term commencing Jan. 3, 1977; subsequently appointed by the Governor, Dec. 29, 1976, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of John Pastore for the term ending Jan. 3, 1977; reelected in 1982, 1988, and 1994, and served until death on Oct. 24, 1999; Senate Republican Conference chairman (1985-1991), Committee on Environment and Public Works (1995-1999); interment in family plot; posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom on August 9, 2000)
    • found: Wikipedia website, May 23, 2014 (John Lester Hubbard Chafee)
    • found: Washington Post website, May 23, 2014 (John Lester Hubbard Chafee)
  • Change Notes

    • 1987-12-11: new
    • 2014-06-22: revised
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