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Olver, John Walter

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Born: 1936 AD
Currently alive, at 77 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

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1936 - Born on the 3rd of September in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.

1895 - He became the first Democrat to win the seat since it changed from being the 13th District.

1963 - He earned a B.S. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute from Tufts, University.

1969 - He served two terms as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

1991 - He was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives.

1994 - He is a member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus.

2006 - He was one of five members of Congress arrested after protesting outside the Sudanese Embassy over atrocities in the Darfur region.

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