Barkley, Alben William

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Born: Nov 24, 1877 AD
Died: 1956 AD, at 78 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politicial Adviser


1877 - Alben William Barkley was born in a log cabin near Lowes, Graves County, Kentucky.

 

1897 - Barkley studied in Marvin College, Clinton, Kentucky.

 

He took up law in the University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, Virginia.

 

1903 - Alben William Barkley married Dorothy Brower.

 

1913-1927 - He served as U.S. Congressman, Kentucky.

 

1927-1949 - Barkley is the U.S. Senator, Kentucky but he resigned 19th of January (1949).

 

1937-1947 - Served as Senate majority leader.

 

1938 - Alben William Barkley is the member of Alfalfa Club.

 

1947-1949 - Barkley became the Senate minority leader.

 

1949 - He was the 1st recipient of Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Award.

 

1949-1953 - He served as U.S. Vice President under Harry S. Truman.

 

1955-1956 - Alben William Barkley is the U.S. Senator, Kentucky.

 

1956 - Alben William Barkley died on 30th of April because of heart failure in Lexington, Virginia.

 

 

 

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