Dick Thornburgh

Dick Thornburgh

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Richard Lewis "Dick" Thornburgh is a lawyer and Republican politician who served as the 41st Governor of Pennsylvania from 1979 to 1987, and then as the U.S. Attorney General from 1988 to 1991. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Thornburgh attended Mercersburg Academy and later majored in engineering at Yale University, graduating in 1954. He later earned a law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 1957, and joined the law firm of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart a year later. Thornburgh married Ginny Hooton and fathered three children. Ginny Hooton Thornburgh was killed in an automobile accident that also injured all three of their children. Their youngest son Peter was left disabled due to brain damage. Four years later, Thornburgh married his second wife, the former Ginny Judson, who adopted his three sons. The couple had a fourth child togethershow more

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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 17mm | 426g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135708198
  • 9786135708196