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Daniel E. Button

AKA Daniel Evan Button

Born: 1-Nov-1917
Birthplace: Dunkirk, NY
Died: 7-Mar-2009
Location of death: Albany, NY [1]
Cause of death: Pneumonia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician, Editor
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from New York, 1967-71

[1] Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY.

Wife: Rebecca Pool Button ("Rena", three daughters, one son)
Daughter: Nancy Button Nathan
Daughter: Sarah Elizabeth Button
Son: Daniel
Daughter: Mary

    High School: Wilmington High School, Wilmington, DE (1933)
AB, University of Delaware (1938)
    University: MA, Columbia University (1939)
    Administrator: Asst. to the President, State University of New York (1952-58)

    Science Digest Editor (1976-80)
    Arthritis Foundation President (1971-75)
    US Congressman, New York 29th (3-Jan-1967 to 3-Jan-1971)
    Albany Times-Union Executive Editor (1960-66)

Author of books:
Lindsay: A Man for Tomorrow (1965, biography)
Take City Hall (2003, politics)

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