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 Robert Louis Leggett

Robert Louis Leggett

Birth
Death 13 Aug 1997 (aged 71)
Burial Costa Mesa, Orange County, California, USA
Plot Section , Lot 89, Grave 1
Memorial ID 79869086 · View Source
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U.S. Representative from California. Served in the U.S. Naval Air Corps from 1944-46, graduated from University of California, Berkeley in 1947 and the University of California's Boalt Hall School of Jurisprudence in 1950. Was admitted to the bar in 1951 and began practicing law. He served as member of the California State Assembly in 1960 & 1962. Was elected as a Democrat to the 88th and to the seven succeeding Congresses, January 3, 1963 - January 3, 1979. Retired from Congress in 1979 regarding his affair with an aide to then-House Speaker Carl Albert, whom he later married. In 1995 Leggett bought Kaplan's Deli in Costa Mesa. Died of cardiac arrest at his home. He was 71.


Inscription

Chief Judge, World Peace Prize Awarding Council
A Loyal American, Well Served Represenative,
Loving And Caring Husband and Friend,
Generous And Servicing Human Being.
The Sight And Sounds Of Your Trumpet Will Be Missed;
My Beloved Humnida, Memories Of You And
Our Love Will Be Everlasting Until We Meet Again!!


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  • Created by: Ceme-Terry Photographer
  • Added: 4 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79869086
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Louis Leggett (26 Jul 1926–13 Aug 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79869086, citing Harbor Lawn-Mount Olive Memorial Park, Costa Mesa, Orange County, California, USA ; Maintained by Ceme-Terry Photographer (contributor 46971378) .