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Bankhead, John Hollis, 1872-1946


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    • Bankhead, J. H. (John Hollis), 1872-1946
    • Bankhead, Mr. (John Hollis), 1872-1946
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1872-07-08
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1946-06-12
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1891
        • Organization: (naf) University of Alabama
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1917
        • Affiliation End: 1919
        • Organization: (naf) University of Alabama
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1931
        • Affiliation End: 1946
        • Organization: (naf) University of Alabama
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1893
        • Organization: (naf) Georgetown University. Law Department
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1904
        • Affiliation End: 1905
        • Organization: (naf) Alabama. General Assembly. House of Representatives
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1931
        • Affiliation End: 1946
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Democratic Party (U.S.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Lamar County (Ala.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Bethesda (Md.)
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          (naf) Lawyers
            (naf) College trustees
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        • Sources

          • found: NUCMC data from Birmingham Public Library for Ramsay, E. Papers, 1886-1953(J.H. Bankhead; correspondent)
          • found: WwWA, 1943-1950(Bankhead, John Hollis; U.S. Senator from Ala.; b. July 8, 1872; d. June 12, 1946)
          • found: Cooperative agricultural extension work, 1937:p. 1 (Mr. Bankhead, from the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry)
          • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Cong. online, viewed Sept. 22, 2009(Bankhead, John Hollis II (son of John Hollis Bankhead); a Senator from Ala.; b. July 8, 1872; served in U.S. Senate, 1931-1946; d. June 12, 1946)
          • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Cong. website, September 21, 2016(Bankhead, John Hollis II, (son of John Hollis Bankhead, brother of William Brockman Bankhead, and father of Walter Will Bankhead), a Senator from Alabama; born on a farm near Old Moscow, Lamar County, Ala., July 8, 1872; attended the public schools; graduated from the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa in 1891 and from the law department of Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., in 1893; admitted to the bar in 1893 and commenced practice in Jasper, Ala.; served in the Alabama National Guard with rank of major 1901-1903; member of the State house of representatives 1904-1905; president of the Bankhead Coal Co. 1911-1925; trustee of the University of Alabama 1917-1919 and 1931-1946; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1930; reelected in 1936 and 1942 and served from March 4, 1931, until his death in the United States Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Md., on June 12, 1946; chairman, Committee on Irrigation and Reclamation (Seventy-fifth through Seventy-ninth Congresses); interment in Oak Hill Cemetery, Jasper, Ala.)
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          • 1990-12-17: new
          • 2016-09-27: revised
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