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Pat McCarran

Pat McCarranAKA Patrick Anthony McCarran

Born: 8-Aug-1876
Birthplace: Reno, NV
Died: 28-Sep-1954
Location of death: Hawthorne, NV
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Mountain View Cemetery, Reno, NV

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Senator from Nevada, 1933-54

Father: Patrick McCarran
Mother: Margaret Shea McCarran
Wife: Martha Harriet Weeks (m. 10-Aug-1903, 5 children)
Daughter: Margaret P. McCarran (Catholic nun, b. 1904, d. 1998)
Daughter: Mary (Catholic nun)
Daughter: Norine
Daughter: Patricia Hay
Son: Patrick Samuel McCarran

    High School: Reno High School, Reno, NV (1897)
    University: University of Nevada (dropped out)

    US Senator, Nevada (4-Mar-1933 to 28-Sep-1954, his death)
    Nevada State Supreme Court Chief Justice (1917-18)
    Nevada State Supreme Court Justice (1913-17)
    Nevada State Official District Attorney, Nye County, NV (1907-09)
    Nevada State Assembly (1903)
    National Statuary Hall (1960)
    Irish Ancestry

Is the subject of books:
Pat McCarran: Political Boss of Nevada, 1982, BY: Jerome E. Edwards
Washington Gone Crazy: Senator Pat McCarran and the Great American Communist Hunt, 2004, BY: Michael J. Ybarra

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