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Wendell R. Anderson

Wendell R. AndersonAKA Wendell Richard Anderson

Born: 1-Feb-1933
Birthplace: St. Paul, MN
Died: 17-Jul-2016
Location of death: St. Paul, MN
Cause of death: Pneumonia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic [1]

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Minnesota, 1971-76

Military service: US Army (infantry officer, 1956-57)

[1] Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.

Father: Theodore Anderson (deliveryman)
Mother: Gladys Nord
Wife: Mary Christine McKee (two daughters, one son)
Daughter: Amy
Daughter: Elizabeth
Son: Brett

    University: University of Minnesota (1954)
    Law School: University of Minnesota Law School (1960)

    Member of the Board of Fingerhut
    US Senator, Minnesota (30-Dec-1976 to 29-Dec-1978, resigned)
    Governor of Minnesota (4-Jan-1971 to 29-Dec-1976, resigned)
    Minnesota State Senate (1963-71)
    Minnesota State House of Representatives (1959-63)
    Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
    Democratic National Committee Executive Committee (1974-75)
    Friends for Harry Reid
    Gore 2000
    John Kerry for President
    Midwest Values PAC
    New Leadership for America PAC
    Swedish Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Alzheimer's

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