Welcome, guest! ~ Login ~ Register 

Quick Search:

S9.com / Biographies /

Ellender, Allen Joseph

Born: 1890 AD
Died: 1972 AD, at 81 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Politician


1890 - Born on the 24th of September Montegut, Terrebonne Parish, United States.

1909 - He graduated in Brother Martin High School, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

1913 - He was admitted to the bar and launched his practice in Houma, United States.

       - He served as a city attorney of Houma.

1915 - He served as a district attorney of Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, U.S.A.

1917 - He was a sergeant in the U.S. Army Artillery Corps during World War I.

1921 - He was a delegate to the Louisiana constitutional convention.

1924 - He served in the Louisiana House of Representatives.

1928 - He served as a floor leader in Louisiana House of Representatives.

1932 - He served as a speaker in the Louisiana House of Representatives.

1937 - He became a United States senator from Houma, Louisiana.

1951 - He served as a chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee ii United States.

1971 - He was a president pro tempore of the Unites States Senate.

       - He served as a chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee.

1972 - He died on the 27th of July.


Page last updated: 10:11pm, 30th May '07