Born: September 1, 1938 in Springfield, Massachusetts
Married: Cheryl Ann
Children: Christopher James Herman, Stephen Nicholas Petris
Military Service: ARMY
1968-1974: Staff, Assemblyman Leo T. McCarthy
1974-1975: Chief of Staff, Assembly Speaker Leo T. McCarthy
1970s: Member, California Commission on Aging
1978-1980: Majority Caucus Chair, California State Assembly
1988: Resigned from the State Assembly on January 8.
1988-1992: Mayor, City of San Francisco
1993-2001: Western Regional Head, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
2001-Present: Member, Leo T. McCarthy Center for Public Service and the Common Good Board of Directors
2007-Present: Appointed Receiver, San Francisco Housing Authority
- OUCH: In 1973, Agnos was shot twice in the back, but survived the Zebra Murders.
- In 1976, Agnos defeated Harvey Milk in AD-16 Primary.
- Silver Screen: Agnos was portrayed by Jeff Koons in the movie "Milk" (2008).
Source: California Assembly Handbook (1981)