Tim Johnson

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Birthday
28, 1946
Birthplace
Canton, SD
Birth Sign
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Birthday
28, 1946 (age 72)
Birthplace
Canton, SD

About

Politician and member of the Democratic party who became a U.S. Senator from South Dakota in 1997 after serving in the U.S. House of Representatives for ten years.

Before Fame

He went into private practice after obtaining his law degree from the University of South Dakota in 1975.

Trivia

He was the only senate candidate to defeat an incumbent in a general election during the 1996 U.S. Senate elections.

Family Life

He has two sons and a daughter with his wife Barbara, a professional social worker.

Associated With

He succeeded Chris Dodd as the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.