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Bowen, Otis Ray

Born: 1918 AD
Currently alive, at 99 years of age.

1918 – Born on February 26th in Rochester, Indiana. American politician and physician.

1939 – Married to Elizabeth Ann Steinmann.

         – He earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry.

1942 – He received his M.D. degree from Indiana University.

1943 – He served the U.S. Army as captain.

1956-1960 – He was elected to the Indiana State House of Representatives.

1967 – He was Speaker of the House.

1973 – He became the Governor of Indiana.

         – Governor Bowen chaired the National Governors’ Association, Republican Governors Association, Midwestern Governors’ Conference, and Education Commission of the States.

1976 – He was a professor of Medicine in Indiana University.

1981 – Married to Rose Mary Hoschstetler.

         – He was Professor of Family Medicine at Indiana University.

1985 – He was the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services.