Bob Walkup

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Bob Walkup
Bob Walkup 2005.jpg
40th Mayor of Tucson
In office
December 6, 1999 – December 5, 2011
Preceded byGeorge Miller
Succeeded byJonathan Rothschild
Personal details
Born(1936-11-14)November 14, 1936
Ames, Iowa, U.S.
DiedMarch 12, 2021(2021-03-12) (aged 84)
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Beth Walkup
ResidenceTucson, Arizona
Alma materIowa State University
ProfessionIndustrial engineer

Robert E. Walkup (November 14, 1936 – March 12, 2021) was an American Republican politician. He was the 40th Mayor of Tucson from 1999 to 2011.

Walkup died on March 12, 2021, at his home in Tucson from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, aged 84.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Former Tucson Mayor Robert 'Bob' Walkup dies at 84". Associated Press. March 13, 2021. Retrieved March 13, 2021.