Republican politician who was a Member of the US House of Representatives from Minnesota from 1903 to 1923. He notably authored the National Prohibition Act of 1919 (or the Volstead Act), which made the country officially dry for more than a decade.
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|FULL NAME:||Andrew Volstead|
|BIRTH DATE:||October 31, 1860|
|AGE:||159 years old|
Andrew Volstead is a Politician. He was born in Kenyon, Minnesota, the son of Norwegian immigrants. After studying law, he began practicing in Minnesota, and won a seat on the House of Representatives in 1903.
DID YOU KNOW An alcohol abstainer himself, he subscribed to the ideas advanced by group like the Anti-Saloon League that alcohol brings a rash of social ills.
FACT His act and its adherent amendment were finally rescinded by Franklin D. Roosevelt ‘s signature in 1932.
Currently, Andrew Volstead is 159 years old. He will celebrate his 160th birthday on a Wednesday, October 31st. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Andrew Volstead’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio’s life pursuit is to survive against all opposition and a secret desire is to triumph. People of this zodiac sign like truth, facts, being right, longtime friends, teasing, a grand passion and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are: resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.
Andrew Volstead was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the year of the monkey love to make people laugh. They’re generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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