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Donald Payne

Donald PayneAKA Donald Milford Payne, Jr.

Born: 16-Jul-1934
Birthplace: Newark, NJ
Died: 6-Mar-2012
Location of death: Livingston, NJ
Cause of death: Cancer - Colon

Gender: Male
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from New Jersey, 1989-2012

Father: William Evander Payne (dock worker)
Mother: Norma Garrett Payne
Brother: William
Sister: Kathryn
Wife: Hazel Johnson Payne (m. 1958, d. 1963, three children)
Son: Donald Payne, Jr. (U.S. Congressman)
Daughter: Wanda
Daughter: Nicole

    High School: Barringer High School, Newark, NJ (1952)
    University: BA, Seton Hall University (1957)
    University: Springfield College
    Teacher: Southside High School (1957-63)

    US Congressman, New Jersey 10th (1989-2012)
    City Council of Newark, NJ (1982-88)
    New Jersey State Official Freeholder, Essex County, NJ (1972-78)
    Prudential Unknown position, vaguely described as "Executive" (1963-75)
    Bread for the World Board of Directors
    Close Up Foundation Board of Advisors
    Council on Foreign Relations
    National Endowment for Democracy Board of Directors
    National Student Leadership Conference Honorary Board of Advisors
    Young Men's Christian Association President (1970-73)
    Assassination Attempt mortars fired at his plane, Mogadishu, Somalia (13-Apr-2009)
    Risk Factors: Colon Cancer

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