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McCain, John, 1936-2018

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Personal name headingMcCain, John, 1936-2018
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Variant(s)Maikaien, 1936-2018
麦凯恩, 1936-2018
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Associated countryUnited States
Associated placeVietnam
Birth date1936-08-29
Death date2018-08-25
Place of birthCanal Zone
Place of deathArizona
Field of activityNaval aviation
AffiliationUnited States Naval Academy
National War College (U.S.)
United States. Navy
United States. Congress. House
United States. Congress. Senate
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
Profession or occupationPresidential candidates
Air pilots, Military
Military air pilots
Special noteNon-Latin script reference not evaluated
Found inDeterrence in decay, 1989: t.p. (Senator John McCain)
Congressional staff dir., 1990/1 (Sen. John McCain; b. Aug. 29, 1936)
John McCain : serving his country, c2000: p. 4 (John Sidney McCain III; b. Aug. 20, 1936)
Maikaien ping zhuan: t.p. (麦凯恩 = Maikaien, John McCain)
Wikipedia, May 27, 2010 (John Sidney McCain III (born August 29, 1936 at Coco Solo Naval Air Station in the Panama Canal Zone); U.S. Senator from Arizona; he was the Republican nominee for president in the 2008 United States election)
Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, July 29, 2013: (McCain, John Sidney, III, Senate years of service: 1987- ; a Senator and a Representative from Arizona; born in Panama Canal Zone, August 29, 1936; attended schools in Alexandria, Va.; graduated, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md. 1958, and the National War College, Washington, D.C. 1973; pilot, United States Navy 1958-1981, prisoner of war in Vietnam 1967-1973; received numerous awards, including the Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Purple Heart, and Distinguished Flying Cross; elected as a Republican in 1982 to the Ninety-eighth Congress; reelected to the Ninety-ninth Congress in 1984 and served from January 3, 1983, to January 3, 1987; elected to the United States Senate in 1986; reelected in 1992, 1998, 2004, and again in 2010 for the term ending January 3, 2017; chair, Committee on Indian Affairs (One Hundred Fourth Congress; One Hundred Ninth Congress), Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (One Hundred Fifth through One Hundred Sixth Congresses, One Hundred Seventh Congress [January 20, 2001-June 6, 2001], One Hundred Eighth Congress); was an unsuccessful candidate for the Republican presidential nomination in 2000; was an unsuccessful Republican nominee for President of the United States in 2008)
New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 27, 2018 (in obituary published Aug. 25: John S. McCain; b. John Sidney McCain III, Aug. 29, 1936, Coco Solo Naval Air Station, Panama Canal Zone; d. Saturday [Aug. 25, 2018], at his home in Arizona, aged 81; proud naval aviator who climbed from depths of despair as a prisoner of war in Vietnam to pinnacles of power as a Republican congressman and senator from Arizona and a two-time contender for the presidency)
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