|Name||Muriel Fay Buck Humphrey Brown|
|Previous Name||09/03/1936 - 02/01/1981 Muriel Fay Humphrey|
Waverly, Minnesota , United States
|| February 20, 1912
|Died||September 20, 1998
Feb 22, 2016 05:36pm
|Info||Daughter of Andrew E. Buck and Jessie May Pierce. Married Hubert Humphrey on September 3, 1936. |
(wife of Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr., later Muriel Humphrey Brown), a Senator from Minnesota; born Muriel Fay Buck in Huron, Beatle County, S.Dak., February 20, 1912; educated in the public schools; attended Huron College; appointed as a Democrat by the Governor of Minn. to the United States Senate, January 25, 1978, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of her husband, Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr., and served from January 25, 1978, to November 7, 1978; was not a candidate for election to the unexpired term; was a resident of Plymouth, Minnesota until her death on September 20, 1998; interment in Lakewood Cemetery in Minneapolis. Was the first female senator of Minnesota.