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 Berkeley Lloyd Bunker

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Berkeley Lloyd Bunker

  • Birth 12 Aug 1906 Clark County, Nevada, USA
  • Death 21 Jan 1999 Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA
  • Burial Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA
  • Memorial ID 7853903

US Senator and Congressman. A life long Nevada state native who engaged in the tire and oil business in Las Vegas before his entry into politics in 1934. He became a member of the State assembly 1936-1941, serving as speaker in 1939. Served as Nevada Democrat to the United States Senate from November 27, 1940 to December 6, 1942. Elected as Nevada Democrat Representative to the Seventy-ninth Congress and served from January 3, 1945 to January 3, 1947. After being a unsuccessful candidate for reelection he resigned and became a investment broker and president of a management equity company in Las Vegas where lived until his death.

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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 9 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7853903
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Berkeley Lloyd Bunker (12 Aug 1906–21 Jan 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7853903, citing Bunkers Eden Vale Cemetery, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .