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Mondale, Walter F., 1928-2021

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Personal name headingMondale, Walter F., 1928-2021
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Variant(s)Mondale, Walter, 1928-2021
Mondale, Walter Frederick, 1928-2021
Other standard no.112207634
Associated countryUnited States
LocatedMinneapolis (Minn.)
Birth date1928-01-05
Death date2021-04-19
Place of birthCeylon (Minn.)
Place of deathMinneapolis (Minn.)
AffiliationUniversity of Minnesota. Law School
United States. Congress. Senate
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Profession or occupationLegislators
Presidential candidates
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Found inHis East-West trade: a congressional perspective, 1970.
Lewis, F. Walter Mondale, c1984: t.p. (Walter Mondale)
Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website, viewed April 25, 2016 (Mondale, Walter Frederick, a Senator from Minnesota and Vice President of the United States; born in Ceylon, Martin County, Minn., January 5, 1928; attended the Heron Lake and Elmore, Minn., public schools; attended Macalester College in St. Paul, Minn.; graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1951; served in the United States Army 1951-1953; graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School 1956; admitted to the Minnesota bar in 1956 and commenced practice in Minneapolis; appointed and elected attorney general of Minnesota in 1960 and reelected in 1962; member of the President's Consumer Advisory Council 1960-1964; appointed on December 30, 1964, as a Democrat to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Hubert H. Humphrey for the term ending January 3, 1967; elected in 1966 for the term commencing January 3, 1967; reelected in 1972 and served from December 30, 1964, until his resignation December 30, 1976; chairman, Select Committee on Equal Education Opportunity (Ninety-first and Ninety-second Congresses); elected Vice President of the United States on the Democratic ticket with President Jimmy Carter on November 2, 1976; inaugurated January 20, 1977, and served until January 20, 1981; unsuccessful Democratic candidate for reelection; unsuccessful Democratic nominee for President of the United States in 1984; Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Japan, 1993-1996; special envoy to Indonesia (1998); unsuccessful Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2002; is a resident of Minneapolis, Minn.)
Walter Mondale, Jimmy Carter's vice president, dies at 93, via CNBC website, April 19, 2021 (Former Vice President Walter F. Mondale died Monday [April 19, 2021])
Walter Mondale, ex-vice president and champion of liberal politics, dies at 93, via New York times website, April 19, 2021 (Walter F. Mondale, the former vice president and champion of liberal politics, activist government and civil rights who ran as the Democratic candidate for president in 1984, losing to President Ronald Reagan in a landslide, died on Monday at his home in Minneapolis)
Washington post, via WWW, 20 April 2021 (Walter F. Mondale, the former Democratic senator and vice president whose unusually candid and forward-looking bid for the pinnacle of American politics was blocked by President Ronald Reagan's landslide reelection victory in 1984, died April 19 at his home in Minneapolis. He was 93)
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