George McGill

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Birthday
12, 1879
Birthplace
Iowa
Death Date
May 14, 1963 (84)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
12, 1879
Birthplace
Iowa
Death Date
May 14, 1963 (84)

About

From 1930 until 1939, this Democratic Party politician represented the state of Kansas in the United States Senate. He went on to serve on Franklin D. Roosevelt's United States Tariff Commission.

Before Fame

After studying law at Kansas' Central Normal College, he began working for the Wichita county attorney's office.

Trivia

In the early 21st Century, McGill remained one of just three Kansas Democratic Party politicians to have ever been elected to the United States Senate.

Family Life

He spent the first five years of his life in Russell, Iowa, and the remainder of his childhood in Great Bend, Kansas.

Associated With

He and one-time Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole were both United States Senators from Kansas.