House 1921-22 (District 28); House 1925-34 (District 28); Senate 1935-38 (District 28); House 1941-42 (District 28)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Managing Furniture and Undertaking Business, Estate of S. Kozlak
Holy Cross Parochial School, Minneapolis; Elementary School;
Schiller Elementary School, Minneapolis; Elementary School;
St. Thomas Military Academy; Secondary;
University of Minnesota; College Graduate; Embalming Course
Minnesota College of Law; Law Degree;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Army (World War I, Embalmer at Camp Grant, Illinois During the Influenza Epidemic);
191? to 19??
Three children: Joseph A. Jr., John S., and William P. (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
John S. Kozlak
He was of Polish ancestry.
"He was one of the founders of the Farmer-Labor Party of Minnesota, and one of the leading spokesmen of the liberal philosophy of the day." (In Memoriam, 1967, p. 12)
He opened Jax Cafe in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1943.
He died in Minneapolis, Minnesota.