Carl Albert

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Carl Albert
54th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
In office
January 21, 1971 – January 3, 1977
President Richard Nixon
Gerald Ford
Preceded by John William McCormack
Succeeded by Tip O'Neill
House Majority Leader
In office
January 10, 1962 – January 3, 1971
Deputy Hale Boggs
Preceded by John William McCormack
Succeeded by Hale Boggs
House Majority Whip
In office
January 3, 1955 – January 10, 1962
Leader John William McCormack
Preceded by Leslie C. Arends
Succeeded by Hale Boggs
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Oklahoma's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1977
Preceded by Paul Stewart
Succeeded by Wes Watkins
Personal details
Born Carl Bert Albert
May 10, 1908(1908-05-10)
McAlester, Oklahoma
Died February 4, 2000(2000-02-04) (aged 91)
McAlester, Oklahoma
Resting place Oak Hill Memorial Park

McAlester, Oklahoma

Political party Democratic
Alma mater University of Oklahoma
St Peter's College, Oxford
Profession Lawyer
Military service
Service/branch United States Army
Years of service 1941-1946
Rank Lieutenant Colonel
Battles/wars World War II

Carl Bert Albert (May 10, 1908 – February 4, 2000) was an American lawyer and a Democratic American politician from Oklahoma. He served asSpeaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1971 to 1977.

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