William B. HornblowerRepublican
Born: December 23, 1894 in San Francisco, CA
Family: Son of Judge F. A. Hornblower (City Attorney, District Attorney and Associate Justice of El Dorado county)
Died: August 7, 1957 in CA
1933: Delegate, California Convention for the Repeal of the Eighteenth Amendment
- FATHER OF THE CODE: Hornblower authored AB 170 (1935), which established the California Vehicle Code.
- LEGISLATION: Hornblower was the author of AJR 2 (1933) which provided California's ratification of the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution, repealing the prohibition of alcoholic beverages in the United States.
Source: California Blue Book (1928)