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William Proxmire
Birth: Nov. 11, 1915
Death: Dec. 15, 2005

US Senator. A native of Lake Forest, Illinois, he served as a United States Senator from Wisconsin from 1957 to 1989. He also served as a Member of the Wisconsin State Assembly from 1951 to 1952, Candidate for Governor of Wisconsin in 1952, 1954, and 1956 as Democratic, and as an Alternate Delegate to the Democratic National Committee from Wisconsin in 1952. In 1975 he started the 'Golden Fleece' Awards. 

Cause of death: Alzheimer's disease
 
Burial:
Lake Forest Cemetery
Lake Forest
Lake County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: Dec 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12684235
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- Tracey Reid
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
Happy 98th Birthday
- David Wend
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
Senator William Proxmire: it is truly sadden to a lose great Senator and fellow Democratic and also sadden to a lose another great Senator and fellow Democratic,thanks for being a interesting one too, remembering you today after 7 years ago, may you rest ...(Read more)
- MFPS
 Added: Dec. 15, 2012
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