Charles Malcolm Wilson (1914 - 2000)

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Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Death: Died in New Rochelle, NY, USA
Occupation: NY State Governor
Managed by: Douglas Kellner
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About Charles Malcolm Wilson

Charles Malcolm Wilson was the 50th Governor of New York from December 18, 1973, to December 31, 1974. He was a member of the New York State Assembly from 1939 to 1958. He also served in the Navy during World War II. In 1958, he was elected Lieutenant Governor of New York on a gubernatorial ticket with Nelson Rockefeller, and when they won, he served in that position until Rockefeller resigned. Wilson lost the 1974 gubernatorial election to Hugh Carey.

In 1994, the Tappan Zee Bridge was renamed in honor of Wilson. There is also a park in Yonkers, New York named for him.

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Malcolm Wilson, 50th Governor of New York's Timeline

February 26, 1914
New York, NY, USA
September 6, 1941
Age 27
New York, USA
March 13, 2000
Age 86
New Rochelle, NY, USA
Hawthorne, Westchester, New York, USA