|40th Governor of Minnesota|
January 3, 2011 – January 7, 2019
|Lieutenant||Yvonne Prettner Solon|
|Preceded by||Tim Pawlenty|
|Succeeded by||Tim Walz|
|United States Senator|
January 3, 2001 – January 3, 2007
|Preceded by||Rod Grams|
|Succeeded by||Amy Klobuchar|
|15th Auditor of Minnesota|
January 7, 1991 – January 3, 1995
|Preceded by||Arne Carlson|
|Succeeded by||Judi Dutcher|
Mark Brandt Dayton
January 26, 1947
|Alma mater||Yale University|
Mark Dayton (born January 26, 1947) is an American politician. He was the 40th Governor of Minnesota from 2011 to 2019. He was the United States Senator from Minnesota 2001 to 2007. He is a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party. He ran for Governor in 1998, but lost the nomination to Skip Humphrey.
In January 2017, Dayton was diagnosed with prostate cancer.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Dayton reveals prostate cancer diagnosis". Star-Tribune. January 24, 2017. Retrieved January 24, 2017.