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Campbell, Jack M.

Born: 1916 AD
Died: 1999 AD, at 82 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Governor


1916 - Born on September 10th in Kansas, Missouri. American politician and the twenty-first governor of New Mexico.

1938-1940 - His education was attained at Washburn College, where he earned an undergraduate degree and an LL.B degree.

         - During World War II he served in the U.S. Marine Corps.

1956 - Served as Speaker of the House in the New Mexico State House of Representatives.

1961-1962 - Campbell first entered politics as a member of the New Mexico House of Representatives.

         - He also chaired the Legislative Council.

         - Campbell next secured the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, and was elected governor by a popular vote on November 6th.

1964 - He was re-elected to a second term.

1967 - Campbell served as a member of the Atomic Safety and Licensing Board of Atomic Energy Commission.

1969 - He served as president of the Federation of Rocky Mountain States.

1973 - He served as a member of National Atomic Energy Space Applications Board.

1999 - Governor Jack M. Campbell passed away on June 14th in Santa Fe, New Mexico.


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