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Gore, Albert Arnold Sr.

Born: 1907 AD
Died: 1998 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

1907 – Albert Arnold Gore, Sr. was born 26th of December in Granville, Tennessee.

1926-1930 – He taught in the rural schools of Overton County, Tennessee, and his native Smith County.

1932 – Attended public school and graduated from the State Teachers’ College in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

1932-1936 – Served as county Superintendent of Education of Smith County.

1936 – Graduated from Nashville Y.M.C.A. Night Law School and admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Carthage, Tennessee.

1936-1937 – Served as Tennessee Commissioner of Labor.

1938-1939 – Elected as a Democrat to the 76th Congress and reelected to the two succeeding Congresses.

1953-1971 – Served as Senator from Tennessee.

1970-1972 – Resumed the practice of law with Occidental Petroleum Company and became Vice President and member of the board of Directors, taught law at Vanderbilt University

1972 – Chairman of Island Creek Coal Co., Lexington, Kentucky.

         – Operated an antiques store in Carthage.

1998 – He died 5th of December and buried in Smith County Memorial Gardens in Carthage.