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William E. Borah

AKA William Edgar Borah

Born: 29-Jun-1865
Birthplace: Fairfield, IL
Died: 19-Jan-1940
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: Cerebral Hemorrhage

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Senator from Idaho, 1907-40

Father: William Nathan Borah
Mother: Elizabeth West
Wife: Mamie McConnell (daughter of Idaho governor William J. McConnell, m. 21-Apr-1895)
Mistress: Alice Roosevelt Longworth
Daughter: Paulina Longworth (b. 1925, d. 1957 overdose)

    High School: Southern Illinois Academy, Enfield, IL
    University: University of Kansas

    US Senator, Idaho (1907-40)
    US Congressman, Idaho (1896)
    Republican National Committee (1908-12)
    Kansas Bar Association 16-Sep-1887
    Beta Theta Pi Fraternity
    National Statuary Hall 1947
    Fraud timber fraud (1907), acquitted
    Risk Factors: Tuberculosis

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