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
Preses Harry S. Truman
Precedit bi Harry S. Truman
Succeedit bi Richard Nixon
Unitit States Senator
frae Kentucky
In office
Januar 3, 1955 – Aprile 30, 1956
Precedit bi John Sherman Cooper
Succeedit bi Robert Humphreys
In office
Mairch 4, 1927 – Januar 19, 1949
Precedit bi Richard P. Ernst
Succeedit bi Garrett L. Withers
Senate Minority Leader
In office
Januar 3, 1947 – Januar 3, 1949
Whip Scott W. Lucas
Precedit bi Wallace H. White, Jr.
Succeedit bi Kenneth S. Wherry
Senate Majority Leader
In office
Julie 14, 1937 – Januar 3, 1947
Whip J. Lister Hill
Sherman Minton
J. Hamilton Lewis
Precedit bi Joseph Taylor Robinson
Succeedit bi Wallace 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 bi Ollie M. James
Succeedit bi William Voris Gregory
Personal details
Born Willie Alben Barkley
November 24, 1877(1877-11-24)
Lowes, Kentucky
Dee'd Aprile 30, 1956(1956-04-30) (aged 78)
Lexington, Virginie
Restin place Mount Kenton Cemetery
Poleetical pairty Democratic
Spoose(s) Dorothy Brower (m. 1903–47)
Jane Rucker Hadley (m. 1949–56)
Relations Faither-in-law o Douglas MacArthur II
Grandfaither o Stephen M. Truitt
Bairns 3
Residence The Angles
Alma mater Emory Varsity
Varsity o Virginie
Profession Lawyer
Religion Methodist
Signatur Alben 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.