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Dennis Chavez

AKA Dionicio Chavez

Born: 8-Apr-1888
Birthplace: Los Chavez, NM
Died: 18-Nov-1962
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Mount Calvary Cemetery, Albuquerque, NM

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: Hispanic
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Senator from New Mexico, 1935-62

His granddaughter Gloria Tristani, served as an FCC Commissioner.

Wife: Imelda Espinosa

    Law School: Georgetown University Law Center (1920)

    US Senator, New Mexico (appointed, 11-May-1935 to 18-Nov-1962, his death)
    US Congressman, New Mexico (4-Mar-1931 to 3-Jan-1935)
    New Mexico State House of Representatives (1923-24)
    Congressional Staff Clerk, Office of Secretary, US Senate (1917-20)
    State Bar of New Mexico 1920

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