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Peter Francis "Pete" Flaherty
Birth: Jun. 24, 1924
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 18, 2005
Mount Lebanon
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

Pittsburgh Mayor. Served as Mayor of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from 1970 to 1977 when he resigned to become Deputy Attorney General in the Carter administration. Later served 12 years as Allegheny County commissioner. Was a maverick mayor who distanced himself from the powerful Pittsburgh Democratic party that had ruled the city since the Great Depression. Lost twice in runs for the United States Senate and once running for Pennsylvania governor. (bio by: daytonflyers (inactive)) 
 
Burial:
Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
McMurray
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: daytonflyers (inactive)
Record added: Apr 22, 2005
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Peter Francis Pete Flaherty
Added by: daytonflyers (inactive)
 
Peter Francis Pete Flaherty
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- LawBaby
 Added: Apr. 18, 2015
Having worked with Pete Flaherty for 3 years in the Allegheny County Commissioners' office, the typical bio is appropriate & correct, but only does so much justice. Kindest regards to anyone anywhere who share fond memories of a complex but great man. God...(Read more)
- Ray Allen
 Added: Jun. 27, 2013

- John P. Birosak
 Added: Jul. 30, 2012
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