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Jones, Ben

Born: 1941 AD
Currently alive, at 75 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Politician

1941 – He was born on the 30th day of August this year in Taboro, North Carolina.

 

1964 – Upon receiving his high school diploma, Jones enrolled at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, receiving his bachelor’s degree in this year.

 

1975 – He played a federal agent after Uncle Jesse and the boys in Moon runners this year, the film that was developed in to The Dukes of Hazard.

 

1979 – He is known as Cooter Davenport on the successful television series The Dukes of Hazard, in which he participated for the entire series run this year until 1985.

 

1986 – He unsuccessfully ran for a seat in the United States House of Representatives from Georgia.

 

1988 – He ran again this year, this time winning a House seat from Georgia.

 

1990 – He was re-elected, but he was defeated in 1992.

 

1998 – He broke away from most Democrats by asking President Bill Clinton to resign during his trial and impeachment. He is still active in the Democratic Party.

 

2002 – He ran unsuccessfully for a seat in the United States House of Representatives representing Virginia, thus becoming one of very few recent American politicians to seek elective office in more than one state.