Milton Shapp

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Birthday
25, 1912
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
Nov 24, 1994 (82)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
25, 1912
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
Nov 24, 1994 (82)

About

Democratic politician who was the 40th Governor of Pennsylvania from 1971 to 1979. He was notably the state's first Jewish governor.

Before Fame

He served as an officer in the U.S. Army Signal Corps in North Africa and Europe during World War II.

Trivia

He ran for the 1976 Democratic nomination for President but lost to Jimmy Carter.

Family Life

He was married to Muriel Matzkin.

Associated With

He campaigned for John F. Kennedy during his 1960 campaign for President.

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