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Young, Milton Ruben, 1897-1983

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Personal name headingYoung, Milton Ruben, 1897-1983
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Variant(s)Young, Milton R. (Milton Ruben), 1897-1983
Young, Milton, 1897-1983
Birth date1897-12-06
Death date1983-05-31
Place of birthBerlin (N.D.)
Place of deathSun City (Ariz.)
AffiliationUnited States. Congress. Senate
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
Found inU.S. Cong. Joint Committee on Printing. Memorial addresses and other tributes in the Congress of the United States on the life and contributions of Milton R. Young, 1983: t.p. (Milton R. Young) p. v (Milton Ruben Young, b. 12-6-97) p. vi (d. 5-31-83)
NUCMC data from State Hist. Soc. N.D. for Republican Party (N.D.). Records, 1959-1982 (Milton Young; active in Republican Party)
NUCMC files (Young, Milton Ruben, 1897-1983; farmer & US Senator from North Dakota)
NUCMC data from State Hist. Soc. N.D. for Pierce, J.D. Papers, 1795-1945 (Milton Young)
Biographical directory of the United States Congress website, viewed January 28, 2021 (Young, Milton Ruben, a Senator from North Dakota; born in Berlin, La Moure County, N.Dak., on December 6, 1897; attended the public schools of La Moure County; attended the North Dakota State Agricultural College at Fargo, and Graceland College in Lamoni, Iowa; engaged in agricultural pursuits near Berlin, N.Dak.; elected to the North Dakota house of representatives in 1932; member, North Dakota senate 1934-1945; appointed on March 12, 1945, to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of John Moses; subsequently elected as a Republican to the United States Senate, by special election, on June 25, 1946, to complete the six-year term ending January 3, 1951; reelected in 1950, 1956, 1962, 1968 and 1974 and served from March 12, 1945, to January 3, 1981; was not a candidate for renomination in 1980; served as President pro tempore of the Senate during the Ninety-sixth Congress; resided in Sun City, Ariz., until his death on May 31, 1983; interment at Berlin Cemetery, Berlin, N.Dak.)