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Encyclopedia > Frank Licht

Frank Licht (1916-1987) was Governor of Rhode Island from 1969 to 1973. List of Rhode Island Governors Nicholas Cooke None 1775-1778 William Greene None 1778-1786 John Collins None 1786-1790 Arthur Fenner Anti-Federalist 1790-1805 Henry Smith Unknown 1805-1806 Isaac Wilbur Unknown 1806-1807 James Fenner Dem. ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ...


Licht was born March 13, 1916 in Providence, Rhode Island to Jacob Licht and Rose Kassed Licht. He graduated from Brown University in 1938 and Harvard Law School in 1941. In 1946, he married Dorothy Shirley Krauss. March 13 is the 72nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (73rd in leap years). ... 1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Nickname: Beehive of Industry, The Renaissance City Location in Rhode Island Coordinates: Country United States State Rhode Island County Providence Mayor David N. Cicilline (D) Area    - City 20. ... Brown University is a university located in Providence, Rhode Island. ... 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Harvard Law School (HLS) is one of the professional graduate schools of Harvard University. ... This article is about the year. ... 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ...


Licht was elected to the Rhode Island Senate in 1949 and served there until 1956. He was elected Governor of Rhode Island and served in that post from 1969 to 1973. The Rhode Island State Senate The Senate of the State of Rhode Island is currently comprised of 38 members (33 Democrats, 5 Republicans). ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ...


He is the uncle of Richard A. Licht, who was Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island from 1985 to 1989. The current Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island in 2006 is Charles J. Fogarty. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Michael Dukakis spoke at Frank Licht's funeral in 1987. ([1]) Michael Stanley Dukakis (born November 3, 1933) is an American Democratic politician, former Governor of Massachusetts, and a former presidential candidate, being the Democratic presidential nominee in 1988. ...

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  • Frank Licht biographical notes at the University of Rhode Island
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John Chafee
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Philip W. Noel
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