Welcome, guest! ~ Login ~ Register 

Quick Search:

S9.com / Biographies /

Bowen, Otis Ray

Born: 1918 AD
Currently alive, at 97 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politician


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.


Page last updated: 1:30pm, 21st Aug '07