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Gore, Albert Arnold Sr. (Al)

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Born: 1907 AD
Died: 1998 AD, at 90 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

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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.

 

 

 


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