Edmund Muskie


Born: 3/28/1914 in Rumford, Maine, USA
Died: 3/26/1996
Age: 81
Cause of death: heart attack.

Full name: Edmund Sixtus Muskie
Noted For: governor of Maine, D (1955-59); U.S. senator, D-ME (1959-80); Democratic vice-presidential nominee (1968); withdrew from presidential race after crying in public while defending his wife (1972); U.S. Secretary of State (1980-81). Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom (1981).

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