Senate 1959-62 (District 4)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Rochester Public Schools; Secondary; GraduateAmherst College, Massachusetts; College Graduate; Political Science, Magna Cum Laude, 1950Yale Law School; LL.B.; 1953
Two children: Ian and Douglas (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He is believed to be the first person to serve in all three branches of Minnesota state government. (Star Tribune 7/7/1990)He sought and lost the Democratic-Farmer-Labor primary endorsement for Governor of Minnesota in 1966.He was a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.He received the Rochester Junior Chamber of Commerce award as Outstanding Man of 1959.He was a member of Phi Beta Kappa.He was a star football player and New England wrestling champ while at Amherst College in Massachusetts.Religion provided by the Star Tribune, July 7, 1990.