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Norm Coleman, U.S. Senator MP

Norm Coleman, a Senator from Minnesota; born in Brooklyn, New York, on August 17, 1949; B.A., Hofstra University; J.D., University of Iowa 1976; attorney; chief prosecutor for Minnesota state attorney ...

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Dean Barkley, U.S Senator MP

Dean Barkley, a Senator from Minnesota; born August 31, 1950, in Annandale, Minn.; graduated Annandale High School 1968; B.S., University of Minnesota 1972; J.D., University of Minnesota 1976; practice...

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Paul Wellstone, U.S. Senator MP (1944 - 2002)

Paul David Wellstone, a Senator from Minnesota; born in Washington, D.C., July 21, 1944; attended the public schools in Arlington, Va.; B.A., University of North Carolina, 1965; Ph.D., University of No...

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Wendell Richard Anderson MP

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...

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Rudy Boschwitz MP

Rudolph Ely "Rudy" Boschwitz (born November 7, 1930) is a former Independent-Republican United States Senator from Minnesota. He served in the Senate from December 1978 to January 1991, in the 96th, ...

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Arthur E. Nelson, U.S. Senator (1892 - 1955)

Arthur Emanuel Nelson, a Senator from Minnesota; born in Browns Valley, Traverse County, Minn., May 10, 1892; attended the public schools, Macalester College, St. Paul, Minn., 1910-1912, and St. Paul C...

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Ernest Lundeen, U.S. Senator (1878 - 1940)

Ernest Lundeen, a Representative and a Senator from Minnesota; born near Beresford, Union County, S.Dak., August 4, 1878; attended the common schools; served in Company B, Twelfth Minnesota Volunteers,...

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Guy V. Howard, U.S. Senator (1879 - 1954)

Guy Victor Howard, a Senator from Minnesota; born in Minneapolis, Minn., November 28, 1879; attended the public schools, Minneapolis School of Business, and Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.; ser...

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Elmer A. Benson, Governor, U.S. Senator (1895 - 1985)

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...

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Mark Dayton, Governor, U.S. Senator MP

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...

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Thomas D. Schall, U.S. Senator (1878 - 1935)

Thomas David Schall, a Representative and a Senator from Minnesota; born in Reed City, Osceola County, Mich., June 4, 1878; moved with his mother to Campbell, Minn., in 1884; attended the common school...

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Magnus Johnson, U.S. Senator (1871 - 1936)

Magnus Johnson, a Senator and a Representative from Minnesota; born near Karlstad in Ed Parish, Varmland, Sweden, September 19, 1871; attended the rural schools of his native country; apprenticed as a ...

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Rod Grams, U.S. Senator (1948 - 2013)

Rod Grams, a Representative and a Senator from Minnesota; born in Princeton, Mille Lacs County, Minn., February 4, 1948; attended public schools, Brown Institute 1966-1968, Anoka Ramsey Junior College ...

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David Ferdinand Durenberger MP

DURENBERGER, David Ferdinand, a Senator from Minnesota; born in St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn., August 19, 1934; attended the public schools in Collegeville, Minn; graduated, St. John’s Prep S...

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Edward L. Thye, Governor, U.S. Senator (1896 - 1969)

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...

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Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Senator MP

Amy Jean Klobuchar , (born May 25, 1960) is the senior United States Senator from Minnesota. She is a member of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party , an affiliate of the Democratic Party. She i...

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

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...

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Al Franken, U.S. Senate MP

Alan Stuart "Al" Franken (born May 21, 1951) is the junior United States Senator from Minnesota. He is a member of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, which affiliates with the national Demo...

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William D. Washburn, U.S. Senator (1831 - 1912)

William Drew Washburn (January 14, 1831 – July 29, 1912) was an American politician. He served in both the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate as a Republican f...

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Dwight M. Sabin, U.S. Senator (1843 - 1902)

Dwight May Sabin (April 25, 1843 – December 22, 1902) was an American politician. He lived in Stillwater, Minnesota, where hh had lumber and manufacturing interests. He served as a Republican ...

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Brevet Brig. General Alonzo J. Edgerton (USA), U.S. Senator (1827 - 1896)

Alonzo Jay Edgerton (June 7, 1827 – August 9, 1896) was an American politician. Biography Alonzo Edgerton graduated from Wesleyan University in 1850, and there became a member of the M...

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Colonel Ozora P. Stearns (USA), U.S. Senator (1831 - 1896)

Ozora Pierson Stearns (January 15, 1831 – June 2, 1896) was an American politician. Early years He moved to Ohio in 1833 with his parents, who settled in Lake County, Ohio. Educati...

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William Windom, U.S. Senator and Secretary of the Treasury (1827 - 1891)

William Windom (May 10, 1827 – January 29, 1891) was an American politician from Minnesota. He served as U.S. Representative from 1859 to 1869, and as U.S. Senator from 1870 to January 1871, f...

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Daniel S. Norton, U.S. Senator (1829 - 1870)

NORTON, Daniel Sheldon, a Senator from Minnesota; born in Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio, on April 12, 1829; pursued classical studies and graduated from Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio; served in the...

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Morton S. Wilkinson, U.S. Senator (1819 - 1894)

Morton Smith Wilkinson (January 22, 1819 – February 4, 1894) was an American politician. Born in Skaneateles, New York, he moved to Illinois in 1837 and was employed in railroad work for t...

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Henrik Shipstead, U.S. Senator (1881 - 1960)

Henrik Shipstead (January 8, 1881 – June 26, 1960) was an American politician. He served in the United States Senate from March 4, 1923, to January 3, 1947, from the state of Minnesota in the ...

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Moses E. Clapp, U.S. Senator (1851 - 1929)

Moses Edwin Clapp (May 21, 1851 – March 6, 1929) was an American lawyer and politician. He served as the Minnesota Attorney General from 1887 until 1893. In 1900, he entered the special el...

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Charles A. Towne, U.S. Senator (1858 - 1928)

TOWNE, Charles Arnette, a Representative and a Senator from Minnesota and a Representative from New York; born near Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich., on November 21, 1858; attended the common schools; ...

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Cushman K. Davis, Governor, U.S. Senator (1838 - 1900)

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...

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Samuel J. R. McMillan, U.S. Senator (1826 - 1897)

McMILLAN, Samuel James Renwick, a Senator from Minnesota; born in Brownsville, Fayette County, Pa., February 22, 1826; completed preparatory studies; graduated from Duquesne College, Pittsburgh, Pa.,...

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Alexander Ramsey, Governor, U.S. Senator and Secretary of War (1815 - 1903)

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...

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Frank Billings Kellogg, U.S. Secretary of State, Nobel Peace Prize, 1929 MP (1856 - 1937)

Frank Billings Kellogg (December 22, 1856 – December 21, 1937) was an American lawyer, politician and statesman who served in the U.S. Senate and as U.S. Secretary of State. He co-authored the K...

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Walter F. Mondale, 42nd Vice President of the USA MP

Walter Frederick "Fritz" Mondale (born January 5, 1928) is an American Democratic Party politician, who served as the 42nd Vice President of the United States (1977–1981), under President Jimmy ...

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Muriel Humphrey Brown, U.S. Senator (1912 - 1998)

Muriel Fay Buck Humphrey Brown (February 20, 1912 – September 20, 1998) was the widow of former Vice President Hubert Humphrey. Following her husband's death, she was appointed to his seat in ...

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Hubert H. Humphrey, 38th Vice President of the USA MP (1911 - 1978)

Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr. (May 27, 1911 – January 13, 1978), served under President Lyndon B. Johnson as the 38th Vice President of the United States. Humphrey twice served as a United Stat...

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Brig. General James Shields (USA), U.S. Senator (1810 - 1879)

James Shields (May 10, 1810 – June 1, 1879) was an American politician and United States Army officer who was born in Altmore, County Tyrone, Ireland. Shields, a Democrat, is the only person i...

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Joseph H. Ball, U.S. Senator (1905 - 1993)

Joseph Hurst Ball (November 3, 1905 – December 18, 1993) was a newspaper reporter who became a United States Senator at the age of 35, as the result of an accident. When Minnesota's U.S. Senat...

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Henry M. Rice, U.S. Senator (1816 - 1894)

Henry Mower Rice (November 29, 1816 – January 15, 1894) was a fur trader and an American politician prominent in the statehood of Minnesota. Early life Henry Rice was born on November ...

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Eugene J. McCarthy, U.S. Senator MP (1916 - 2005)

Eugene Joseph "Gene" McCarthy (March 29, 1916 – December 10, 2005) was an American politician, poet, and a long-time member of the United States Congress from Minnesota. He served in the U.S. ...

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