Political Birthdays July 1st
- Today is Sunday, July 1, 2007. There are four political birthdays
today. They are as follows:
Bryant Winfield Culberson Dunn (R-TN) is 80. (*)
Governor of Tennessee 1971 to 1975
Unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Tennessee 1986
Charles Floyd Hatcher (D-GA) is 68. (*)
U.S. House 1981 to 1993
GA House 1973 to 1980
Unsuccessful candidate for re-election to U.S. House 1992
William Carney (R-NY) is 65.
U.S. House 1979 to 1987
Suffolk Co., NY, County Legislature 1976 to 1979
David Ernest Duke (D/R-LA) is 57. (*)
LA House 1989 to 1990
Unsuccessful candidate for U.S. President 1988 & 1992
Unsuccessful candidate for U.S. Senate 1990 & 1996
Unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Louisiana 1991
Unsuccessful candidate in special election for U.S. House 1999
Pleaded guilty in 2002 to tax evasion and mail fraud, and sentenced
to 15 months in prison.
NOTE: TPG has listed as "still alive" former U.S. Rep. Thomas Savig
Kleppe (R-ND). Rep. Kleppe died earlier this year on March 2, 2007
in Bethesda, Maryland.
(*) indicates additional information not contained in TPG listing.