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Encyclopedia > Rose McConnell Long
Rose McConnell Long
Rose McConnell Long

In office
January 31, 1936January 2, 1937
Preceded by Huey P. Long
Succeeded by Allen J. Ellender

Born April 8, 1892
Greensburg, Indiana
Died May 27, 1970
Boulder, Colorado
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse Huey P. Long (widowed)

Rose McConnell Long (April 8, 1892May 27, 1970) was a United States Senator and the wife of Huey Long. She was Louisiana's first female senator. Image File history File links RoseLong. ... Type Upper House President of the Senate Richard B. Cheney, R since January 20, 2001 President pro tempore Robert C. Byrd, D since January 4, 2007 Members 100 Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party Last elections November 7, 2006 Meeting place Senate Chamber United States Capitol Washington, DC United States... This article is about the U.S. State. ... is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 2nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Huey Pierce Long (August 30, 1893–September 10, 1935), known as The Kingfish, was an American politician; he was governor of Louisiana (1928–1932), Senator (1932–1935) and a presidential hopeful before his assassination. ... Allen Joseph Ellender (September 24, 1890 - July 27, 1972) was a U.S. political figure from Houma, Louisiana who served as a Democratic United States Senator from Louisiana from 1937 until his death in 1972. ... is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Greensburg is a city in Decatur County, Indiana, United States. ... is the 147th day of the year (148th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link shows full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Boulder is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and most populous city of Boulder County, Colorado, in the United States. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... Huey Pierce Long (August 30, 1893–September 10, 1935), known as The Kingfish, was an American politician; he was governor of Louisiana (1928–1932), Senator (1932–1935) and a presidential hopeful before his assassination. ... is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 147th day of the year (148th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link shows full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Huey Pierce Long, Jr. ...


Long was born in Greensburg, Indiana, in Decatur County. She met Huey Long through a cake baking contest, which she won. Rose and Huey were married in 1913. After Huey's death in 1935, Rose was appointed to serve in the United States Senate. Rose won a special election on April 21, 1936 to serve out the rest of Huey's term but she declined to run for re-election for another six year term in November 1936. Greensburg is a city in Decatur County, Indiana, United States. ... Decatur County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. ... Year 1913 (MCMXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ... is the 111th day of the year (112th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


She was the mother of Senator Russell B. Long. Russell Billiu Long Russell Billiu Long (November 3, 1918 – May 9, 2003) was an American politician who served in the United States Senate as a Democrat from Louisiana from 1948 until 1987. ...

Preceded by
Huey P. Long
US Senator (Class 2) from Louisiana
19361937
Succeeded by
Allen J. Ellender
Huey Pierce Long (August 30, 1893–September 10, 1935), known as The Kingfish, was an American politician; he was governor of Louisiana (1928–1932), Senator (1932–1935) and a presidential hopeful before his assassination. ... These are tables of congressional delegations from Louisiana to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives. ... Year 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Allen Joseph Ellender (September 24, 1890 - July 27, 1972) was a U.S. political figure from Houma, Louisiana who served as a Democratic United States Senator from Louisiana from 1937 until his death in 1972. ... Louisiana was admitted to the Union on April 30, 1812. ... Jean Noel Destréhan, Louisiana State Museum Jean Noel Destréhan (1754-October 8, 1823) was a Creole politician in Louisiana and one-time owner of Destréhan Plantation, one of Louisianas most famous ante-bellum historical landmarks. ... Portrait of Thomas Posey by John Bayless Hill. ... James Brown (11 September 1766 – 7 April 1835) was a United States Senator from Louisiana for the years 1813-1817 and 1819-1823. ... William Charles Cole Claiborne (1775 - 23 November 1817) was a United States politican, best known as the first U.S. governor of Louisiana. ... Henry Johnson (1783-1864) was the Governor of Louisiana, and served the state as a United States Representative and as a United States Senator. ... Charles Dominique Joseph Bouligny(August 22, 1773 - March 4, 1833) was a U.S. Senator for Louisiana from 1824 to 1829. ... Edward Livingston (May 26, 1764–May 23, 1836) was a prominent American jurist and statesman. ... George Augustus Waggaman (1782 - March 31, 1843) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Robert Carter Nicholas (1793 - December 24, 1857) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Alexander Barrow Alexander Barrow (March 27, 1801-December 29, 1846) was a United States Senator from Louisiana from 1841 until his death. ... Pierre Soulé (August 31, 1801–March 26, 1870) was a U.S. politician and diplomat during the mid-19th century. ... Solomon Weathersbee Downs (1801 – August 14, 1854) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Judah Philip Benjamin (August 6, 1811 – May 6, 1884) was an American politician and lawyer. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Joseph Rodman West (September 19, 1822 – October 31, 1898) was a United States Senator from Louisiana and a general in the United States Army during and after the American Civil War. ... William Pitt Kellogg (December 8, 1830 August 10, 1918) was an American politician. ... Randall Lee Gibson (September 10, 1832 – December 15, 1892) was a U.S. Senator and a member of the House of Representatives from Louisiana. ... Donelson Caffery (September 10, 1835 December 30, 1906) was an American politician from the state of Louisiana. ... Murphy James Foster (January 12, 1849 - June 21, 1921) is a Louisiana politician who served two terms as Governor of Louisiana (1892 - 1900). ... Joseph Eugene Ransdell (October 7, 1858 - July 27, 1954) was a United States Representative and Senator from Louisiana. ... Huey Pierce Long, Jr. ... Allen Joseph Ellender (September 24, 1890 - July 27, 1972) was a U.S. political figure from Houma, Louisiana who served as a Democratic United States Senator from Louisiana from 1937 until his death in 1972. ... Elaine Schwartzenburg Edwards (born March 8, 1929) was a member of the United States Senate and the wife of Edwin Edwards. ... John Bennett Johnston, Jr. ... Mary Loretta Landrieu (born November 23, 1955) is the Senior Democratic United States senator from the state of Louisiana, as well as the first, and as of 2008, only woman from that state to be elected to the Senate. ... Allan Bowie Magruder (1775 - April 16, 1822) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Eligius Fromentin (1767? October 6, 1822) was an American politician. ... James Brown (11 September 1766 – 7 April 1835) was a United States Senator from Louisiana for the years 1813-1817 and 1819-1823. ... Josiah Stoddard Johnston (November 24, 1784 - May 19, 1833) was a United States Representative and Senator from Louisiana. ... Alexander Porter (June 24, 1785 - January 13, 1844) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Alexander Mouton (November 19, 1804 - February 12, 1885) was a United States Senator and Governor of Louisiana. ... Charles Magill Conrad (December 24, 1804–February 11, 1878) was an American political figure. ... Henry Johnson (1783-1864) was the Governor of Louisiana, and served the state as a United States Representative and as a United States Senator. ... Pierre Soulé (August 31, 1801–March 26, 1870) was a U.S. politician and diplomat during the mid-19th century. ... John Slidell (1793 – July 26, 1871), a native of New York City, moved to Louisiana and became a U.S. representative and a U.S. senator from that state in the mid-nineteenth century. ... William Pitt Kellogg (December 8, 1830 August 10, 1918) was an American politician. ... James Biddle Eustis (August 27, 1834 - September 9, 1887) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Benjamin Franklin Jonas (1834-1911) was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He served as a Major in the Confederate Army during the U.S. Civil War, was a member of the Louisiana state house of representatives, 1865; U.S. Senator from Louisiana (Democrat), 1879-85. ... James Biddle Eustis (August 27, 1834 - September 9, 1887) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Edward Douglass White (November 3, 1845 – May 19, 1921), American politician and jurist, was a United States Senator, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States and the ninth Chief Justice of the United States. ... Newton Crain Blanchard (January 29, 1849 - June 22, 1922) was a United States Representative, Senator, and Governor of Louisiana. ... Samuel Douglas McEnery (May 28, 1837 - June 10, 1910) served as Governor of Louisiana from 1881 until 1888, and as a United States Senator from 1897 until 1910. ... John Randolph Thornton (August 25, 1846 - December 28, 1917) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Robert Foligny Broussard (August 17, 1864 - April 12, 1918) was a United States Representative and Senator from Louisiana. ... Walter Guion (April 3, 1849 - February 7, 1927) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Edward James Gay (May 5, 1878 - December 1, 1952) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Edwin Sidney Broussard (December 4, 1874 - November 19, 1934) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... John Holmes Overton (September 17, 1875 - May 14, 1948) was a lawyer, congressman and a Democratic United States Senator from Louisiana. ... William Crosson Feazel (June 10, 1895 - March 16, 1965) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. ... Russell Billiu Long Russell Billiu Long (November 3, 1918 – May 9, 2003) was an American politician who served in the United States Senate as a Democrat from Louisiana from 1948 until 1987. ... John Berlinger Breaux (last name pronounced BRO) was a United States senator from Louisiana from 1987 until 2005. ... David Bruce Vitter (born May 3, 1961) is the junior United States Senator from Louisiana and a member of the Republican Party. ...

  Results from FactBites:
 
Huey Long - Search View - MSN Encarta (430 words)
Huey Pierce Long was born on August 30, 1893, in Winnfield, Louisiana, and educated at the University of Oklahoma and Tulane University.
Long supported Franklin D. Roosevelt in the 1932 presidential election, but, disappointed by lack of patronage after Roosevelt became president, Long fought him openly in the Senate, using the filibuster to delay passage of New Deal measures.
On September 10, 1935, Long was assassinated by the son-in-law of a political opponent.
Russell B. Long - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1330 words)
Long was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, and received baccalaureate and law degrees from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, where he was a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity.
Long was the son of the flamboyant Louisiana Governor and Senator Huey P. Long.
In 1974, Long defeated state insurance commissioner Sherman A. Bernard of Westwego in Jefferson Parish, 520,606 (74.7 percent) to 131,540 (18.9 percent), in the Democratic primary.
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