Edmund Sixtus Muskie (1914 - 1996) MP

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Birthplace: Rumford, Oxford, ME, USA
Death: Died in Washington, District of Columbia, DC, USA
Managed by: Karol Antoni Wodyński
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About Edmund Sixtus Muskie

Edmund Sixtus "Ed" Muskie (March 28, 1914 – March 26, 1996) was an American politician from Rumford, Maine. He served as Governor of Maine from 1955 to 1959, as a member of the United States Senate from 1959 to 1980, and as Secretary of State under Jimmy Carter from 1980 to 1981. Muskie was the Democratic nominee for Vice President in the 1968 presidential election, and was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President in 1972.

Muskie held the highest office (Secretary of State) by a Polish American in U.S. history, and also is the only Polish American ever nominated by a major party for Vice President.

Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Muskie

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Edmund Muskie, 64th Governor of Maine's Timeline

March 28, 1914
Rumford, Oxford, ME, USA
December 17, 1958
Age 44
March 26, 1996
Age 81
Washington, District of Columbia, DC, USA
Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, United States