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Beck, David

Born: 1894 AD
Died: 1993 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Labor Leader

US labor leader

1894 – Born on the 20th of June in Stockton, California.

1952-1957 – President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.

1957 – Called to testify before the US Senate Anti-Racketeering Committee and questioned about misappropriation of funds.

He was received a three year sentence in a Washington state court for stealing $1900 from the union.

1959 – Convicted in federal court of income tax evasion.

1962 – He went to prison and was paroled in 1964.

1975 – Pardoned by US President Gerald Ford.

1993 – David Beck died on the 26th of December.