Tom Coburn

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Birthday
14, 1948
Birthplace
Casper, WY
DEATH DATE
Mar 28, 2020 (72)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
14, 1948
Birthplace
Casper, WY
DEATH DATE
Mar 28, 2020 (72)

About

Republican politician who became a Senator from Oklahoma in 2004 after serving several terms in the US House of Representatives. Despite being from opposite parties he teamed up with then-Senator Barack Obama to make federal spending more transparent. 

Before Fame

He got an accounting degree from Oklahoma State and went to work for the family company. 

Trivia

He was one of the few medical doctors in Congress when he was elected in 2005.

Family Life

He married Carolyn Denton, a former Miss Oklahoma winner. They had three daughters together.

Associated With

Although they were opposites ideologically, he liked and respected Barack Obama from the days they were in the Senate together.