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Bill Frist

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Bill Frist
United States Senator
from Tennessee
In office
January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2007
Preceded byJim Sasser
Succeeded byBob Corker
Senate Majority Leader
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2007
DeputyMitch McConnell
Preceded byTom Daschle
Succeeded byHarry Reid
Personal details
Born(1952-02-22)February 22, 1952
Nashville, Tennessee
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Karyn Frist (1982-2012)
Tracy Roberts Frist (m. 2015)
Alma materPrinceton University (A.B.)
Harvard Medical School (M.D.)
OccupationCardiothoracic surgeon

Bill Frist (born February 22, 1952) is a former Republican U.S. Senator from Tennessee. He served in the United States Senate from 1995 to 2007.[1]

Frist was born on February 22, 1952 in Nashville, Tennessee. He studied at Princeton University and at Harvard Medical School. He is married to Tracy Roberts Frist.


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  1. "Frist, Bill". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 17, 2015.