Aug. 3, 1901 De Kalb Kemper County Mississippi, USA
Apr. 23, 1995 Jackson Hinds County Mississippi, USA
US Senator. Served as a United States Senator from 1947 to 1989. Also served as a Member of the Mississippi State House of Representatives from 1928 to 1932, State Court Judge from 1937 to 1947, and Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from Mississippi from 1948 to 1968.