Ruby Laffoon

Ruby Laffoon
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99,- 99,-
E-Bok
Format E-Bok
Filformat ePUB
Forlag Book On Demand
Språk Engelsk
ISBN 9785510112597
Sider 268
Emne General encyclopaedias

Om Ruby Laffoon

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Ruby Laffoon (January 15, 1869 - March 1, 1941) was a politician from the U.S. state of Kentucky. He was the state's 43rd governor, serving from 1931 to 1935. At age 17, Laffoon moved to Washington, D.C. to live with his uncle, U.S. Representative Polk Laffoon. He developed an interest in politics and returned to Kentucky, where he compiled a mixed record of victories and defeats in elections at the county and state levels. In 1931, he was chosen as the Democratic gubernatorial nominee by a nominating convention, not a primary, making him the only Kentucky gubernatorial candidate to be chosen by a convention after 1903. In the general election, he defeated Republican William B. Harrison by what was then the largest margin of victory in Kentucky gubernatorial history.


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