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John J. Sparkman

AKA John Jackson Sparkman

Born: 20-Dec-1899
Birthplace: Hartselle, AL
Died: 16-Nov-1985
Location of death: Huntsville, AL
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, AL

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Senator from Alabama, 1946-79

Military service: Students Army Training Corps (WWI)

Wife: Ivo Hall Sparkman (m. 2-Jun-1923)

    University: BA, University of Alabama (1921)
    University: JD, University of Alabama School of Law (1923)
    Teacher: Huntsville College, Huntsville, AL (1925-28)

    US Senator, Alabama (6-Nov-1946 to 3-Jan-1979)
    US Congressman, Alabama 8th (3-Jan-1937 to 5-Nov-1946)
    Alabama State Bar 1925
    American Legion
    Kiwanis Club
    Woodmen of the World
    Phi Beta Kappa Society

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