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John R. Rarick

American Independent

Date Party Office Votes Result
11-04-1980 American Independent President 9856 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Born: January 29, 1924 in Waterford, Indiana
Married: Marguerite Pierce (m. 1945, d. 2003), Frances Eldred Campbell (in 2004)
Children: John R. Rarick Jr., Cherie Brumfield, Laura Lee Slattery
Military Service: ARMY (WWII)
Died: September 14, 2009 in St. Francisville, Louisiana

1961-1966: Justice, 20th Judicial District, State of Louisiana
1967-1975: Member, U.S. House of Representatives [CD-06 in Louisiana]
1976: Primary Candidate for President (Lost; 24.2%)
1980: Primary Candidate for President (Lost; 48.9%)

Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) []