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  Young, III, Robert A.
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NameRobert A. Young, III
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Maryland Heights, Missouri , United States
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Born November 22, 1923
DiedOctober 17, 2007 (83 years)
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Nov 23, 2021 12:30pm
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InfoRobert Anton Young, III

born in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Mo., November 22, 1923; attended the primary schools of Vinita Park, Mo.; graduated from Normandy High School, St. Louis, 1941; pipefitter; served in the United States Army, 1943-1945; member, Missouri Legislature, house, 1957-1961, senate, 1963-1976; delegate, Missouri State Democratic conventions, 1952-1976; delegate, Democratic National Convention, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-fifth and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1977-January 3, 1987); was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1986; is a resident of Maryland Heights, Mo.


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Oct 18, 2007 03:00pm Obituary Former Mo. Rep. Robert Young Dies at 83  Article Thomas Walker 

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INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  11/04/1986 MO District 2 Lost 48.08% (-3.84%)
  11/06/1984 MO District 2 Won 51.79% (+4.25%)
  08/07/1984 MO District 2 - D Primary Won 90.78% (+81.55%)
  11/02/1982 MO District 2 Won 56.55% (+13.10%)
  08/03/1982 MO District 2 - D Primary Won 86.40% (+72.80%)
  11/04/1980 MO District 2 Won 64.45% (+28.90%)
  08/05/1980 MO District 2 - D Primary Won 86.26% (+72.52%)
  11/07/1978 MO District 02 Won 56.42% (+12.84%)
  08/08/1978 MO District 2 - D Primary Won 85.06% (+70.13%)
  11/02/1976 MO District 02 Won 51.07% (+2.18%)
  08/03/1976 MO District 2 - D Primary Won 48.11% (+1.20%)
  11/05/1974 MO State Senate 24 Won 73.86% (+47.72%)
  11/03/1970 MO State Senate 24 Won 60.90% (+23.66%)
  08/04/1970 MO State Senate 24 - D Primary Won 64.24% (+28.48%)
  11/08/1966 MO State Senate 24 Won 52.44% (+4.88%)
  11/06/1962 MO State Senate 24 Won 59.48% (+18.95%)
ENDORSEMENTS
MO District 1 - D Primary - Aug 08, 2000 D Charlie Dooley