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Alfred Mossman "Alf" Landon

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

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

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About Alf Landon, Governor

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, Governor's Timeline

September 9, 1887
West Middlesex, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States
April 6, 1917
Age 29
July 29, 1932
Age 44
Topeka, KS, USA
October 12, 1987
Age 100
Topeka, KS, USA