Born: July 26, 1902 in Etna, CA
Married: Aida, Barbara Ferris Hamoui
Children: John, Suzanne, Camille, Natasha, Barbara, Suzanne and Samira
Died: August 2, 1983 in Sacramento, CA
Previous: Police Court Judge
1961: President Kennedy offered to appoint Collier to the Federal Roads Commission.
- LEGISLATION: Collier was the Principal Author of the Collier-Burns Act of 1947 which created California's highway network and earned him the title of "Father of the Freeway System" for his work promoting the construction of freeways throughout the state.
- FATHER OF THE CODE: Collier and Oliver J. Carter authored SB 945 (1943), which established the California Water Code.
- PLACENAME: The "Randolph Collier Tunnel" is located along US Highway 199 near the Oregon State Line and the Randolph E. Collier (Klamath) Rest Stop along I-5, is located 2.5 mi N of Route 96." - Source: cahighways.org
Source: California Blue Book (1963)