Born: June 15, 1942 in Los Banos, CA.
Children: Nicole and Kristin
1965-1971: Legislative Assistant, Congressman B.F. Sisk
1971-1977: Chief of Staff, Congressman B.F. Sisk
1976: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
1980: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
1984: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
1988: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
1987-1989: Democratic Whip, US House of Representatives
1989: Resigned from the United States House of Representatives on June 15.
2002: UC Merced announced that it was creating an endowed chair, the Tony Coelho Endowed Chair in Public Policy.