John Lester Hubbard Chafee


John Lester Hubbard Chafee Famous memorial

Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 24 Oct 1999 (aged 77)
Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island, USA
Memorial ID 7253993 View Source

US Senator, Rhode Island Governor. Served in the The United States Marine Corps during World War II, and during the Korean War. Served as a United States Senator from Rhode Island from 1976 until his death in 1999. He was defeated as a Republican in 1972. Also served as a Member of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives from 1957 to 1963, and Governor of Rhode Island from 1963 to 1969.

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  • Added: 11 Mar 2003
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