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Alfred Mossman "Alf" Landon

Birthplace: West Middlesex, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: October 12, 1987 (100)
Topeka, KS, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Manuel Landon and Annie Landon
Husband of Theo Landon and Margaret Euphemia Landon
Father of Nancy Landon Kassebaum-Baker, U.S. Senator; Private and Margaret (Peggy) Anne Mills
Brother of Helen Landon

Occupation: Governor
Managed by: Ewan Alexander Caldwell
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About Alf Landon,

Alfred Mossman "Alf" Landon (September 9, 1887 – October 12, 1987) was an American Republican politician, who served as the 26th Governor of Kansas from 1933–1937. He was best known for being the Republican Party's (GOP) nominee for President of the United States, defeated in a landslide by Franklin D. Roosevelt in the 1936 presidential election.

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Alf Landon,'s Timeline

September 9, 1887
West Middlesex, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States
April 6, 1917
July 29, 1932
Topeka, KS, United States
October 12, 1987
Age 100
Topeka, KS, United States