Political Birthdays August 1st
- Today is Wednesday, August 1, 2007. There are seven political
birthdays today. They are as follows:
Lawrence Sidney Eagleburger is 77.
U.S. Secretary of State 1992 to 1993
U.S. Ambassador to Yugoslavia 1977 to 1981
Alfonse Marcello D'Amato (R-NY) is 70.
U.S. Senate 1981 to 1999
Nassau Co., NY, Board of Supervisors 1977 to 1980
Hempstead, NY, Town Supervisor 1971 to 1977
Unsuccessful candidate for re-election to U.S. Senate 1998
Sue Wilkins Myrick (R-NC) is 66.
U.S. House 1995 to Present
Mayor of Charlotte, NC, 1987 to 1991
Charlotte, NC, City Council 1983 to 1985
Unsuccessful candidate for U.S. Senate 1992
John Joseph Cavanaugh, III (D-NE) is 62.
U.S. House 1977 to 1981
NE Unicameral Legislature 1973 to 1977
Frederick Carlyle Boucher (D-VA) is 61.
U.S. House 1983 to Present
VA State Senate 1975 to 1983
Thomas Gilbert Loeffler (R-TX) is 61. (*)
U.S. House 1979 to 1987
Unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Texas 1986
Michael J. Badnarik (L-TX) is 53. (*)
Unsuccessful Libertarian candidate for TX House 2000 & 2002
Unsuccessful Libertarian candidate for U.S. President 2004
Unsuccessful Libertarian candidate for U.S. House 2006
NOTE: TPG has listed as "still alive" former U.S. Rep. Lucien
Edward Blackwell (D-PA). According to the Congressional Directory's
biographical database, Rep. Blackwell died January 24, 2003 in
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is buried in Mount Lawn Cemetery
located in Yeardon, Pennsylvania.
(*) indicates additional information not contained in TPG listing.