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Wendell Richard Anderson, U.S. Senator MP

Wayzata, Hennepin, MN, United States

Wayzata, Hennepin, MN, United States

Member of the U.S. hockey team that won a silver medal at 1956 Winter Olympics Military service: US Army (infantry officer, 1956-57) Governor of Minnesota, January 4, 1971 to December 29, 1976 Un...

2/6/2009 6/27/2015

Elmer Austin Benson, a Senator from Minnesota; born in Appleton, Swift County, Minn., September 22, 1895; attended the public schools; graduated from the St. Paul (Minn.) College of Law in 1918; during...

6/30/2011 6/26/2015

Mark Brandt Dayton (born January 26, 1947) is an American politician, the 40th and current Governor of the state of Minnesota.[1] Dayton previously served as United States Senator from Minnesota from...

9/19/2009 6/26/2015

Edward John Thye, a Senator from Minnesota; born on a farm near Frederick, Brown County, S.Dak., April 26, 1896; moved in early childhood to Minnesota with his parents who settled on a farm near Northf...

6/25/2015 6/25/2015

Timothy James "Tim" Pawlenty (born November 27, 1960) is president and CEO of Financial Services Roundtable, a Washington, D.C.-based industry advocacy group. He was a Republican politician who served ...

5/15/2013 5/21/2014

Jesse Ventura, 38th Governor of Minnesota MP

"Jesse Ventura", "The Body"

James George Janos (born July 15, 1951), better known by his stage name, Jesse Ventura, is an American politician, actor, author, veteran, and former professional wrestler who served as the 38th Govern...

6/28/2013 11/13/2013

Orville Lothrop Freeman (May 9, 1918 – February 20, 2003) was an American Democratic politician who served as the 29th Governor of Minnesota from January 5, 1955 to January 2, 1961, and as the...

8/16/2013 8/16/2013

Rudy Perpich, Governor MP (1928 - 1995)

"Rudy Perpich", "Rudolph Prpić"

Rudolph George "Rudy" Perpich, Sr. (June 27, 1928 – September 21, 1995) was an American politician and the longest-serving governor of Minnesota. A member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party,...

3/13/2012 6/1/2013

Harold Stassen, Governor (1907 - 2001)

Harold Edward Stassen (April 13, 1907 – March 4, 2001) was the 25th Governor of Minnesota from 1939 to 1943. After service in World War II, from 1948 to 1953 he was president of the University...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Floyd B. Olson, Governor (1891 - 1936)

Floyd Bjørnstjerne Olson (November 13, 1891 – August 22, 1936) was an American politician. He served as the 22nd Governor of Minnesota from January 6, 1931, to August 22, 1936, dying in...

7/20/2010 6/1/2013

Theodore Christianson (September 12, 1883 – December 9, 1948) was an American politician who served as the 21st Governor of Minnesota from January 6, 1925 until January 6, 1931. Early life ...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Jacob Aall Ottesen Preus (1883 - 1961)

Twentieth Minnesota State Governor January 5, 1921 - January 6, 1925 Born: August 28, 1883 in Columbia County, Wisconsin Died: May 24, 1961 in Minneapolis, Minnesota Married to: Idelle Lo...

11/8/2008 6/1/2013

Joseph Alfred Arner Burnquist (July 21, 1879 – January 12, 1961) was an American politician. He served in the Minnesota State Legislature from 1909–1911, was elected the 20th Lieutenant...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Winfield Scott Hammond (November 17, 1863 – December 30, 1915) was an American politician. He was a Democrat. Born in 1863 in Southborough, Massachusetts, he served from Minnesota in the Uni...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Samuel Van Sant (May 11, 1844 – October 3, 1936) was an American politician. Born in Rock Island, Illinois, he served in the Minnesota House of Representatives from January 1893 to January 1...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

David Marston Clough (December 27, 1846 – August 28, 1924) was an American politician. He served in the Minnesota State Senate from January 1887 to January 1893. He served as the state's Lieut...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Gov. Knute Nelson, US Senate & Congress (1843 - 1923)

"Knud", "Evanger", "Knute Nelson"

Knute Nelson, born on the farm Kvilekval (Qvileqval), Evanger, Voss, Norwegian-American politician (Republican), came to the U.S. in 1849 and grew up in Wisconsin. Participated in the American Civil Wa...

12/4/2011 6/1/2013

William Rush Merriam (July 26, 1849 – February 18, 1931) was an American politician. The son of Minnesota House Speaker John L. Merriam, he served in the Minnesota House of Representatives in ...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Andrew Ryan McGill (February 19, 1840 – October 31, 1905) was an American politician of the United States Republican Party. He served as the tenth Governor of Minnesota from January 5, 1887 to...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Lucius Frederick Hubbard (January 26, 1836 – February 5, 1913) was an American politician. He served as the ninth Governor of Minnesota from January 10, 1882 to January 5, 1887. He was a Repub...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

John Sargent Pillsbury (July 29, 1827 – October 18, 1901) was an American politician, businessman, and philanthropist. A Republican, he served as the eighth Governor of Minnesota from 1876 to ...

2/9/2011 6/1/2013

Cushman Kellogg Davis (June 16, 1838 – November 27, 1900) was an American politician who served as the seventh Governor of Minnesota from January 7, 1874 to January 7, 1876 and as a U.S. Senat...

4/22/2012 6/1/2013

Horace Austin, Governor (1831 - 1905)

Horace Austin (October 15, 1831 – November 2, 1905) was an American politician. He served as the sixth Governor of Minnesota from January 9, 1870 to January 7, 1874. He was a Republican. A r...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Willian Rainey Marshall (October 17, 1825 – January 8, 1896) was an American politician. He was the fifth Governor of Minnesota from January 8, 1866 to January 9, 1870 and was a member of the ...

8/6/2012 6/1/2013

Henry A. Swift, Governor (1823 - 1869)

Henry Adoniram Swift (March 23, 1823 – February 25, 1869) was an American politician who was the third Governor of Minnesota. He served as Governor from July 10, 1863 to January 11, 1864 after...

6/1/2013 6/1/2013

Alexander Ramsey (September 8, 1815 – April 22, 1903) was an American politician. He was born near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Alexander Ramsey was elected from Pennsylvania as a Whig to the...

4/22/2012 6/1/2013

Henry Hastings Sibley (20 February 1811-February 18, 1891), was the first Governor of the U.S. state of Minnesota. was born in Detroit, Michigan on February 20, 1811. During the Civil War, he was ass...

10/14/2008 6/1/2013