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  Albert, Carl B.
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<-  1971-01-01  
 
NameCarl B. Albert
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McAlester, Oklahoma , United States
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Born May 10, 1908
DiedFebruary 04, 2000 (91 years)
ContributorRalphie
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Oct 09, 2018 09:49pm
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Infoborn in North McAlester, Pittsburg County, Okla., May 10, 1908; graduated from McAlester High School, McAlester, Okla., 1927; graduated from the University of Oklahoma, Norman, Okla., 1931, and (having been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship) from Oxford University, Oxford, England, 1934; lawyer, private practice; United States Army, 1941-1946; awarded the Bronze Star; delegate, Democratic National Conventions, 1952, 1956, 1964, and 1968; elected as a Democrat to the Eightieth and to the fourteen succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1947-January 3, 1977); majority whip (Eighty-fourth through Eighty-seventh Congresses), majority leader (Eighty-seventh through Ninety-first Congresses), Speaker of the House of Representatives (Ninety-second through Ninety-fourth Congresses); was not a candidate for reelection to the Ninety-fifth Congress in 1976; died on February 4, 2000, in McAlester, Okla.



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  07/15/1976 US Vice President - D Convention Lost 1.20% (-93.07%)
  01/14/1975 US House Speaker Won 66.44% (+33.33%)
  11/05/1974 OK District 3 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  08/27/1974 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 82.26% (+70.45%)
  01/03/1973 US House Speaker Won 55.66% (+11.32%)
  11/07/1972 OK District 3 Won 93.35% (+86.71%)
  08/22/1972 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 85.75% (+71.50%)
  01/21/1971 US House Speaker Won 58.69% (+17.37%)
  11/03/1970 OK District 3 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  08/25/1970 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 80.43% (+60.86%)
  11/05/1968 OK District 3 Won 68.39% (+36.78%)
  08/27/1968 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 69.87% (+39.74%)
  11/08/1966 OK District 3 Won 77.22% (+54.45%)
  11/03/1964 OK District 3 Won 79.03% (+58.06%)
  11/06/1962 OK District 3 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1960 OK District 3 Won 74.91% (+49.83%)
  11/04/1958 OK District 3 Won 90.89% (+81.78%)
  07/01/1958 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 88.27% (+76.54%)
  11/06/1956 OK District 3 Won 76.54% (+53.58%)
  07/03/1956 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 90.55% (+81.09%)
  11/02/1954 OK District 3 Won 83.30% (+66.61%)
  07/06/1954 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 70.77% (+45.54%)
  11/04/1952 OK District 3 Won 77.92% (+55.85%)
  07/01/1952 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 66.39% (+32.78%)
  11/07/1950 OK District 3 Won 82.80% (+65.60%)
  11/02/1948 OK District 3 Won 83.89% (+67.77%)
  07/06/1948 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 83.67% (+67.33%)
  11/05/1946 OK District 3 Won 84.99% (+69.98%)
  07/23/1946 OK District 3 - D Runoff Won 50.30% (+0.60%)
  07/02/1946 OK District 3 - D Primary Won 28.73% (+0.00%)
ENDORSEMENTS
OK District 3 - D Primary - Aug 28, 1990 D Robert S. Kerr, III
OK US President - D Primary - Mar 08, 1988 D Paul M. Simon
US President - D Primaries - Jul 01, 1988 D Paul M. Simon
OK District 3 - D Primary - Aug 24, 1976 D Charles Ward