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us: McCain, John, 1936-


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • John Sidney
  • Variants

    • us: Maikaien, 1936-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1936-08-29
    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Prisoners of war
    • Birth Place

        Canal Zone
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States Naval Academy
        • Affiliation End: 1958
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) National War College (U.S.)
        • Affiliation End: 1973
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Navy
        • Affiliation Start: 1958
        • Affiliation End: 1981
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
        • Affiliation Start: 19830103
        • Affiliation End: 19870103
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1987
    • Has Affiliation

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

        male
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Legislators
          (lcsh) Air pilots, Military
      • Sources

        • found: Deterrence in decay, 1989: t.p. (Senator John McCain)
        • found: Congressional staff dir., 1990/1 (Sen. John McCain; b. Aug. 29, 1936)
        • found: John McCain : serving his country, c2000: p. 4 (John Sidney McCain III; b. Aug. 20, 1936)
        • found: Maikaien ping zhuan: t.p. (Maikaien, John McCain)
        • found: Wikipedia, May 27, 2010 (John Sidney McCain III (born August 29, 1936 at Coco Solo Naval Air Station in the Panama Canal Zone); U.S. Senator from Arizona; he was the Republican nominee for president in the 2008 United States election)
        • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, July 29, 2013: (McCain, John Sidney, III, Senate years of service: 1987- ; a Senator and a Representative from Arizona; born in Panama Canal Zone, August 29, 1936; attended schools in Alexandria, Va.; graduated, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md. 1958, and the National War College, Washington, D.C. 1973; pilot, United States Navy 1958-1981, prisoner of war in Vietnam 1967-1973; received numerous awards, including the Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Purple Heart, and Distinguished Flying Cross; elected as a Republican in 1982 to the Ninety-eighth Congress; reelected to the Ninety-ninth Congress in 1984 and served from January 3, 1983, to January 3, 1987; elected to the United States Senate in 1986; reelected in 1992, 1998, 2004, and again in 2010 for the term ending January 3, 2017; chair, Committee on Indian Affairs (One Hundred Fourth Congress; One Hundred Ninth Congress), Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (One Hundred Fifth through One Hundred Sixth Congresses, One Hundred Seventh Congress [January 20, 2001-June 6, 2001], One Hundred Eighth Congress); was an unsuccessful candidate for the Republican presidential nomination in 2000; was an unsuccessful Republican nominee for President of the United States in 2008)
      • Change Notes

        • 1991-01-29: new
        • 2016-05-17: revised
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