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Andrew Gregg (June 10, 1755 - May 20, 1835) was a U.S. political figure. He was born in Carlisle, Pennsylvania and died in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. Andrew Gregg served as a U.S. congressman from Pennsylvania from 1791 until 1813. First, in the United States House of Representatives from October 24, 1791 until March 3, 1807, and then in the United States Senate from October 26, 1807 until March 3, 1813. During part of his service in the Senate, he served as president pro tempore. Later in life, he was appointed secretary of state for Pennsylvania, in 1816, and ran unsuccessfully for governor in 1823. Prior to his election to Congress, he had served in the militia during the American Revolution, and had been a tutor at the College of Philadelphia, from 1779 to 1883. His grandson Andrew Gregg Curtin was also a prominent Pennsylvania politician. June 10 is the 161st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (162nd in leap years), with 204 days remaining. ... 1755 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 20 May is the 140th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (141st in leap years). ... 1835 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Carlisle is a borough located in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, 18 miles (29 km) west-southwest of Harrisburg, the State capital. ... Bellefonte is a borough located in Centre County, Pennsylvania. ... For other uses, see United States (disambiguation) and US (disambiguation). ... A Congressman or Congresswoman (generically, Congressperson) is a politician who is a member of a Congress. ... State nickname: The Keystone State Official languages None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Governor Ed Rendell (D) Senators Arlen Specter (R) Rick Santorum (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 33rd 119,283 km² 2. ... 1791 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1813 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the Congress of the United States. ... October 24 is the 297th day of the year (298th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 68 days remaining. ... 1791 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... 1807 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... 1807 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... 1813 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... A President Pro Tempore is a constitutionally recognized officer of the United States Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the President of the Senate. ... In several countries, Secretary of State is a senior government position. ... State nickname: The Keystone State Official languages None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Governor Ed Rendell (D) Senators Arlen Specter (R) Rick Santorum (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 33rd 119,283 km² 2. ... 1816 was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... A governor is also a device that regulates the speed of a machine. ... 1823 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... A congress is a gathering of people, especially a gathering for a political purpose. ... A militia is a group of citizens organized to provide paramilitary service. ... The American Revolution is the series of events, ideas, and changes that resulted in the political separation of thirteen colonies in North America from the British Empire and the creation of the United States of America. ... The Academy and College of Philiadelphia was the first American academy. ... 1779 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1883 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Andrew Gregg Curtin (April 22, 1817 – October 7, 1894) was a U.S. lawyer and politician who served as Governor of Pennsylvania during the American Civil War. ...

Preceded by:
John Milledge
President pro tempore of the United States Senate
June 26, 1809December 18, 1809
Succeeded by:
John Gaillard
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