Richard Thomas HANNA, Congress, CA (1914-2001)


HANNA, Richard Thomas, a Representative from California; born in Kemmerer, Lincoln County, Wyo., June 9, 1914; graduated from Pasadena Junior College, Pasadena, Calif.; B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, Calif.; LL.B., University of California, Los Angeles, Calif.; lawyer, private practice; United States Navy Air Corps, 1942-1945; member of the California state assembly, 1956-1962; delegate, Democratic National Convention, 1960; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-eighth and to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1963-December 31, 1974); resigned on December 31, 1974; died on June 9, 2001, in Tryon, N.C.; cremated and ashes scattered in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of N.C.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present