Robert Frederick Bennett (May 23, 1927–October 9, 2000) was the Republicangovernor of the U.S. state of Kansas from 1975 to 1979. A lawyer, he was born in 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri and died in 2000 of lung cancer at the St. Joseph's Medical Center in Kansas City. May 23 is the 143rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (144th in leap years). ... 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... October 9 is the 282nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (283rd in leap years). ... This article is about the year 2000. ... This article is about the modern United States Republican Party. ... HI A governor is also, a monkey who is smart and can fly like a penguin is a device that regulates the speed of a machine. ... Official language(s) None Capital Topeka Largest city Wichita Area - Total - Width - Length - % water - Latitude - Longitude Ranked 15th 82,277 miÂ²; 213,096 kmÂ² 211 mi; 340 km 400 mi; 645 km 0. ... Nickname: City of Fountains or Heart of America Official website: http://www. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Lung cancer is a cancer of the lungs characterized by the presence of malignant tumours. ...
Bennett married Joan Gregory, whom he met at Shawnee Mission Rural High School while participating in debate. They had four children: Robert, Virginia, Kathleen and Patricia. In 1952, Bennett began his own law firm with Robert Lytle. The firm continued for more than 40 years until it merged with Lathrop & Gage in the mid-1990s. The Shawnee Mission School District The Shawnee Mission School District (Kansas Unified School District 512) is one of the major school districts in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. ...
Bennett was known for his classic cowboy boots and cowboy hat. He was an eloquent speaker and would often send reporters scrambling for dictionaries.
Buried in Corinth Cemetery, Prairie Village, Kansas.
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Bennett is a member, it may be stated: Alice (Brannon) Bennett is the daughter of Judge John Brannon, of Weston, by his wife, Amanda (Bland) Brannon.
Bennett's great-grandfather was a native of Ireland, and a soldier in the revolutionary war.
Her grandfather, Robert Brannon, born in Berkeley county, Virginia, was a soldier in the war of 1812, and married Catherine Copenhover, of Frederick county, Virginia, both dying at Winchester, Virginia, in 1851.
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