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John Danforth

John DanforthAKA John Clagett Danforth

Born: 5-Sep-1936
Birthplace: St. Louis, MO

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Ambassador to the UN, 2004

Wife: Sally Dobson Danforth (four daughters, one son)
Daughter: Eleanor
Daughter: Mary
Daughter: Dorothy
Daughter: Johanna
Son: Thomas

    High School: St. Louis County Day School (1954)
    University: BA, Princeton University (1958)
    Law School: LLB, Yale Law School (1963)
    Theological: BD, Yale Divinity School (1963)

    Bryan Cave Partner
    US Ambassador to the United Nations (2004)
    US Ambassador to Sudan Special Envoy (2001-02)
    US Senator, Missouri (3-Jan-1977 to 3-Jan-1995)
    US Senator, Missouri (27-Jan-1976 to 3-Jan-1977 (replacing Stuart Symington)
    Attorney General of Missouri (1969-75)
    Bush-Cheney 2000
    Bush-Cheney '04
    Campaign for American Leadership in the Middle East
    Common Good Advisory Board
    District of Columbia Bar 1994
    Friends of Roy Blunt
    George W. Bush for President
    It's My Party Too Board of Directors
    John McCain 2008
    Missouri Bar Association 1966
    New York State Bar Association
    Rely on Your Beliefs Fund
    Republican Leadership Council Co-Chair, National Board
    US Supreme Court Bar
    Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service
    Right Arm of St. Louis 1994
    St. Louis Walk of Fame
    Funeral: Katharine Graham (2001)
    Funeral: Richard Nixon (1994)
    Funeral: Ronald Reagan (2004)

Author of books:
Resurrection: The Confirmation of Clarence Thomas (1994, history)

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