Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.
Father: Anton Prpic (Croatian miner)
Wife: Delores Simich ("Lola", m. 4-Sep-1954, one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Mary Sue
Son: Rudy, Jr.
High School: Hibbing High School, Hibbing, MN (1946)
University: Marquette University
Medical School: Dental School, Marquette University (1954)
Governor of Minnesota (3-Jan-1983 to 7-Jan-1991)
Governor of Minnesota (29-Dec-1976 to 4-Jan-1979)
Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota (1971-76)
Minnesota State Senate (1963-71)