John Melcher

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John Melcher
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United States Senator
from Montana
In office
January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1989
Preceded by Mike Mansfield
Succeeded by Conrad Burns
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Montana's 2nd district
In office
June 24, 1969 – January 3, 1977
Preceded by James Battin
Succeeded by Ron Marlenee
Personal details
Born (1924-08-06)August 6, 1924
Sioux City, Iowa, U.S.
Died April 12, 2018(2018-04-12) (aged 93)
Missoula, Montana, U.S.
Political party Democratic Party
Alma mater University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Iowa State University

John Melcher (September 6, 1924 – April 12, 2018) was an American politician of the Democratic Party. He represented Montana in the United States House of Representatives, and as a United States Senator from 1977 until 1989.

Melcher was born in Sioux City, Iowa. He studied at University of Minnesota and at Iowa State University.[1]

Melcher died on April 12, 2018 in Missoula, Montana at the age of 93.[2][3]

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