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Bruckner, Henry (Henry)

Born: 1871 AD
Died: 1942 AD, at 70 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politician


1871 - He was born in New York City on the 17th of June.

1892 - He attended the common and high schools in New York and became engaged in the manufacture of mineral waters.

1901 - He was a member of the New York State Assembly.

1902-1905 - He was commissioner of public works for the Borough of the Bronx.

1913-1917 - Bruckner was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third, Sixty-fourth, and Sixty-fifth Congresses and held office from March 4, until December 31, when he resigned; while in the House he was chairman of the Committee on Railways and Canals (Sixty-fifth Congress).

1918-1934 - He resumed his former business pursuits in New York City and was also interested in banking, he was Bronx Borough president.

1942 - He died in New York City on the 14th of April, interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery.


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