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 Bruce Frank Vento

Bruce Frank Vento

Birth
Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Death 10 Oct 2000 (aged 60)
Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Maplewood, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 12979 · View Source
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Democratic Congressman from Saint Paul, Minnesota for 12 terms. Born in St. Paul. Graduated from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Taught in Minneapolis Public Schools. Elected to Minnesota House in 1970. Elected to U. S. Congress in 1976 where he served until his death. Co-author of legislation in his first term that established the BWCA (Boundary Waters Canoe Area) in northern Minnesota. Friend of the wilderness and the disadvantaged all his life.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 13 Oct 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12979
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bruce Frank Vento (7 Oct 1940–10 Oct 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12979, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Maplewood, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .