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  Landrum, Phillip M.
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NamePhillip M. Landrum
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Jasper, Georgia , United States
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Born September 10, 1907
Died November 19, 1990 (83 years)
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Jan 02, 2014 12:51am
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Infoborn in Martin, Stephens County, Ga., September 10, 1907; attended the public schools and Mercer University, Macon, Ga.; graduated from Piedmont College, Demorest, Ga., A.B., 1939 and from the Atlanta Law School, LL.B., 1941; superintendent of Nelson (Ga.) High School 1937-1941; was admitted to the bar in 1941 and commenced the practice of law in Canton, Ga.; was an unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the Seventy-eighth Congress in 1942; during the Second World War enlisted as a private in the United States Army Air Corps on October 2, 1942; served in Europe and was discharged on June 1, 1945, as a first lieutenant; employed by Veterans? Administration after discharge; assistant attorney general of State of Georgia in 1946 and 1947; executive secretary to the Governor of Georgia in 1947 and 1948; practiced law in Jasper, Ga., until election to Congress; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-third and to the eleven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1953-January 3, 1977); was not a candidate for reelection in 1976 to the Ninety-fifth Congress; was a resident of Jasper, Ga., until his death on November 19, 1990.


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  11/05/1974 GA District 9 Won 74.84% (+49.69%)
  08/13/1974 GA District 9 - D Primary Won 67.34% (+34.68%)
  11/07/1972 GA District 9 Won 99.99% (+99.98%)
  11/03/1970 GA District 9 Won 71.72% (+43.44%)
  11/05/1968 GA District 9 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  09/11/1968 GA District 9 - D Primary Won 58.08% (+16.17%)
  11/08/1966 GA District 9 Won 99.99% (+99.98%)
  09/14/1966 GA District 9 - D Primary Won 53.50% (+13.37%)
  11/03/1964 GA District 9 Won 60.52% (+21.04%)
  09/09/1964 GA District 9 - D Primary Won 52.21% (+9.66%)
  11/06/1962 GA District 9 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1960 GA District 9 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  09/14/1960 GA District 9 - D Primary Won 59.86% (+19.72%)
  11/04/1958 GA District 9 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  09/10/1958 GA District 9 - D Primary Won 61.27% (+22.53%)
  11/06/1956 GA District 9 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/1954 GA District 9 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/1952 GA District 9 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  05/14/1952 GA District 9 - D Primary Won 36.61% (+18.78%)
  09/09/1942 GA District 9 - D Primary Lost 48.89% (-2.22%)
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