Sam Farr

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Birthday
4, 1941
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
4, 1941 (age 78)
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA

About

Politician and Democrat who became the U.S. Representative for California's seventeenth congressional district in 1993. As a representative of California's central coast, he has pushed Congress to enact legislation protecting the oceans.

Before Fame

He went to Colombia as a Peace Corp member after studying at Willamette University, Santa Clara University and the Monterey Institute of International Studies.

Trivia

He was one of the congressional co-sponsors of a 2007 bill that laid out three articles of impeachment against Vice President Dick Cheney.

Family Life

His father was California state senator Fred Farr.

Associated With

He participated in and served for the Peace Corps, like astronaut Mae Carol Jemison.