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Callahan, Herbert Leon (Sonny)

Born: 1932 AD
Currently alive, at 82 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politician


1932 - Herbert Leon "Sonny" Callahan was born on the 11th of September in Mobile, Alabama. American politician.

1950 - Graduated from McGill Institute High School, Mobile, Alabama.

1952-1954 - Served in the United States Navy.

1959 - Attended the University of Alabama, Mobile, Alabama.

1970 - Elected to the Alabama House of Representatives as a Democrat.

1978 - He was elected to the Alabama Senate.

1982 - He lost his bid to become Lieutenant Governor.

1985 - Elected to the House of Representatives from a Mobile-based district.

1994 - Became the chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Foreign Operations.

2001 - Chairman of the Energy and Water Development subcommittee.

2003 - Retired from the House and was succeeded by     Jo Bonner.


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