Vice President under Harry S. Truman from 1949 to 1953 who helped lead the country through the Korean War and Congressional partisan politics. He served as a US Senator from Kentucky both before and after his time in the White House.
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|FULL NAME:||Alben W. Barkley|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 24, 1877|
|AGE:||142 years old|
Alben W. Barkley is a Politician. His daughter married Douglas MacArthur II, the nephew of the WW II army general. His first political campaign was for county attorney of McCracken County, Kentucky, and further advances got him to the House of Representatives.
DID YOU KNOW After moving over to the Senate he retained his partisan edge, and talent for long-winded stump speeches, but he always kept a self-deprecating sense of humor.
FACT One of the traditions he started that his successor Richard Nixon did not continue was referring to the Vice President as the informal “Veep.”
Currently, Alben W. Barkley is 142 years old. He will celebrate his 143rd birthday on a Saturday, November 24th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Alben W. Barkley’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius’s life pursuit is to live the good life and a secret desire to make a difference in the world. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, being constrained and off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are: generous, idealistic, great sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, very impatient and will say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius are Gemini and Aries.
Alben W. Barkley was born in the Year of the Ox. Those born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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