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Alfred Mossman Landon


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1936 Republican President 836431 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Born: September 9, 1887 in  West Middlesex, Pennsylvania
Married: Margaret Fleming, Theo Cobb
Child: Nancy Landon Kassebaum (US Senator from Kansas, 1978-1997)*
Military Service: ARMY (WWI)
Died: October 12, 1987 in Topeka, Kansas

1922: Private Secretary, Governor Henry J. Allen [Kansas]
1933-1937: Governor of Kansas

  • Nancy Landon Kassebaum is married to Howard Baker (US Senator from Tennessee, 1967-1985)