Bowen, Otis Ray
Born: Feb 26, 1918 AD
Currently alive, at 96 years of age.
1918 - Born on February 26th in Rochester, Indiana. American politician and physician.
1939 - Married to Elizabeth Ann Steinmann.
- He earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry.
1942 - He received his M.D. degree from Indiana University.
1943 - He served the U.S. Army as captain.
1956-1960 - He was elected to the Indiana State House of Representatives.
1967 - He was Speaker of the House.
1973 - He became the Governor of Indiana.
- Governor Bowen chaired the National Governors' Association, Republican Governors Association, Midwestern Governors' Conference, and Education Commission of the States.
1976 - He was a professor of Medicine in Indiana University.
1981 - Married to Rose Mary Hoschstetler.
- He was Professor of Family Medicine at Indiana University.
1985 - He was the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services.
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