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Ehlers, Vernon J.


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  • Fuller Name

    • Vernon James
  • Variants

    • Ehlers, Vern
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1934-02-06
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2017-08-15
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1993
        • Affiliation End: 2011
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1966
        • Organization: (naf) University of California, Berkeley
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1966
        • Affiliation End: 1983
        • Organization: (naf) Calvin College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1975
        • Affiliation End: 1983
        • Organization: Kent County (Mich.). Board of Commissioners
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1985
        • Affiliation End: 1993
        • Organization: (naf) Michigan. Legislature. Senate
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Pipestone (Minn.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Grand Rapids (Mich.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Kent County (Mich.)--Politics and government
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    • Sources

      • found: Caring for creation, 1998:CIP t.p. (Vernon J. Ehlers)
      • found: Biographical directory of the United States Congress online, viewed August 2, 2012(Ehlers, Vernon James, a Representative from Michigan; born in Pipestone, Pipestone County, Minn., February 6, 1934) viewed Aug. 21, 2017 (Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1960; teaching and scientific research, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, 1956-1966; professor of physics, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Mich., 1966-1985; commissioner, Kent County, Mich., 1975-1983; member of the Michigan state house of representatives, 1983-1985; member of the Michigan state senate, 1985-1993; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Third Congress by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Paul B. Henry, reelected to the eight succeeding Congresses (December 7, 1993-January 3, 2011); died on August 15, 2017, in Grand Rapids, Mich.)
      • found: Wikipedia, viewed August 2, 2012(Vernon James "Vern" Ehlers, Ph.D. (born February 6, 1934) is the former U.S. Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district, serving from 1993 until 2011. He is a member of the Republican Party; Ehlers was the first research physicist to be elected to Congress)
    • Change Notes

      • 1997-11-03: new
      • 2017-08-21: revised
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