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Charles W. Whalen, Jr.

Charles W. Whalen, Jr.AKA Charles William Whalen, Jr.

Born: 31-Jul-1920
Birthplace: Dayton, OH
Died: 27-Jun-2011
Location of death: Washington, DC [1]
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Calvary Cemetery, Kettering, OH

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican [2]

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from Ohio, 1967-79

Military service: US Army (WWII, 1st Lt.)

[1] Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC.

[2] A Republican in office, switched to the Democratic Party in 1979.

Father: Charles W. Whalen
Mother: Colette Kelleher
Wife: Mary Barbara Gleason ("Barbara", m. 27-Dec-1958, until his death, four sons, two daughters)
Son: Charles E.
Son: Daniel D.
Son: Edward J.
Son: Joseph M.
Daughter: Anne McLindon
Daughter: Mary Scherer

    High School: Oakwood High School, Oakwood, OH
BBA, University of Dayton (1942)
    University: MBA, Harvard University (1946)
    Professor: Economics, University of Dayton (1962-66)

    US Congressman, Ohio 3rd (1967-79)
    Ohio State Senate (1961-66)
    Ohio State House of Representatives (1955-60)
    Dayton Dress Company President (1946-52)

Author of books:
Your Right to Know (1973)
The Longest Debate: A Legislative History of the 1964 Civil Rights Act (1985, with Barbara Whalen)
The Fighting McCooks (2006, with Barbara Whalen)

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