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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. 
Family links: 
  Theodore Stanley Proxmire (1881 - 1959)
  Adele Flanagan Proxmire (1885 - 1951)
  Theodore S Proxmire (1913 - 1939)*
  William Proxmire (1915 - 2005)
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Alzheimer's disease
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
William Proxmire
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William Proxmire
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William Proxmire
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 Added: Nov. 11, 2014
Rest in peace.
- Michael
 Added: Sep. 30, 2014

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
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