Alben W. Barkley

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Alben W. Barkley
Alben Barkley, Vice-President.jpg
Portrait o Barkley, circa 1950
35t Vice Preses o the Unitit States
In office
Januar 20, 1949 – Januar 20, 1953
PresesHarry S. Truman
Precedit biHarry S. Truman
Succeedit biRichard Nixon
Unitit States Senator
frae Kentucky
In office
Januar 3, 1955 – Aprile 30, 1956
Precedit biJohn Sherman Cooper
Succeedit biRobert Humphreys
In office
Mairch 4, 1927 – Januar 19, 1949
Precedit biRichard P. Ernst
Succeedit biGarrett L. Withers
Senate Minority Leader
In office
Januar 3, 1947 – Januar 3, 1949
WhipScott W. Lucas
Precedit biWallace H. White, Jr.
Succeedit biKenneth S. Wherry
Senate Majority Leader
In office
Julie 14, 1937 – Januar 3, 1947
WhipJ. Lister Hill
Sherman Minton
J. Hamilton Lewis
Precedit biJoseph Taylor Robinson
Succeedit biWallace H. White, Jr.
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Kentucky's 1st destrict
In office
Mairch 4, 1913 – Mairch 3, 1927
Precedit biOllie M. James
Succeedit biWilliam Voris Gregory
Personal details
BornWillie Alben Barkley
24 November 1877(1877-11-24)
Lowes, Kentucky
Dee'd30 Apryle 1956(1956-04-30) (aged 78)
Lexington, Virginie
Restin placeMount Kenton Cemetery
Poleetical pairtyDemocratic
Spoose(s)Dorothy Brower (m. 1903–1947)
Jane Rucker Hadley (m. 1949–1956)
RelationsFaither-in-law o Douglas MacArthur II
Grandfaither o Stephen M. Truitt
Bairns3
ResidenceThe Angles
Alma materEmory Varsity
Varsity o Virginie
ProfessionLawyer
ReligionMethodist
SignaturAlben W. Barkley

Alben William Barkley (November 24, 1877 – Aprile 30, 1956) wis a lawyer an politeecian frae Kentucky wha served in baith hooses o Congress an as the 35t Vice Preses o the Unitit States frae 1949 tae 1953.