Political Birthdays April 30th
- Today is Monday, April 30, 2007. There are four political birthdays
today. They are as follows:
William Lacy Clay, Sr. (D-MO) is 76.
U.S. House 1969 to 2001
St. Louis, MO, Board of Aldermen 1959 to 1964
Vincent Albert "Buddy" Cianci, Jr. (R/I-RI) is 66. (*)
Mayor of Providence, RI, 1975 to 1984 & 1991 to 2002
Resigned as Mayor in 1984 following his conviction for assaulting a
gentleman who was having an affair with his wife.
Resigned as Mayor in 2002 following his conviction in federal court
on a single charge of conspiracy in connection with the Plunder Dome
scandal, and sentenced to five years in prison.
Robert Linligthgow Livingston, Jr. (R-LA) is 64.
U.S. House 1977 to 1999
First elected to U.S. House in a special election to fill the
vacancy caused by the resignation of U.S. Rep. Richard A. Tonry.
Unsuccessful candidate for U.S. House 1976
Unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Louisiana 1987
Robert Cortez Scott (D-VA) is 60. (*)
U.S. House 1993 to Present
VA State Senate 1983 to 1993
VA House 1978 to 1983
Unsuccessful candidate for U.S. House 1986
(*) indicates additional information not contained in TPG listing.