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Stephen Solarz

Stephen SolarzAKA Stephen Joshua Solarz

Born: 12-Sep-1940
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 29-Nov-2010
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: Cancer - Throat
Remains: Buried, Congressional Cemetery, Washington, DC

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from New York, 1975-93

Father: Sanford Solarz
Mother: Ruth Fertig ("Ruth Robin")
Brother: Avrom
Brother: Seth
Wife: Nina Koldin (m. 5-Feb-1967, until his death)
Son: Randy Glantz (stepson)
Daughter: Lisa Prickett (stepdaughter)

    High School: Midwood High School, Brooklyn, NY
    University: BA, Brandeis University (1962)
    University: MA Government, Columbia University (1967)
    Professor: George Washington University

    Member of the Board of Samsonite
    US Congressman, New York 13th (1975-93)
    New York State Assembly (1968-74)
    American Committee for Peace in the Caucasus Advisory Board
    Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Consultant
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Committee for the Liberation of Iraq Advisory
    Committee on the Present Danger
    Henry Jackson Society
    International Crisis Group Executive Committee
    Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs Advisory Board
    Joe Lieberman for President
    National Democratic Institute for International Affairs Senior Advisory Committee
    Project for the New American Century
    Traveled to North Korea Aug-1980
    House Banking Scandal 743 overdrawn checks

Author of books:
Journeys to War & Peace: A Congressional Memoir (2011, memoir)

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