Fong, Hiram, 1907-2004

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Hiram Leong Fong (b. Oct. 15, 1906, Honolulu, Hawaii-d. Aug. 18, 2004, Kahaluu, Hawaii), a U.S. Senator from Hawaii, graduated from Harvard Law School and was admitted to the bar in 1935. During World War II, he served as judge advocate of the 7th Fighter Command, 7th Air Force from 1942 to 1945. He was a longtime member of the Territorial legislature from 1938 to 1954, and vice president of the Territorial Constitutional Convention. Upon admission of Hawaii as a State, he was elected as a Republican to the U.S. Senate and served from 1959 to 1977.

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creatorOf Fong, Hiram, 1907-2004. Senator Hiram L. Fong papers. University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hamilton Library
creatorOf Scott, Hugh, 1900-1994. Papers of Hugh Scott [manuscript], 1944-1981. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn McGee, Gale W. (Gale William), 1915-. Photographs, 1916-1980. University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. VICE PRESIDENT AGNEW, HICKAM AFB, HAWAII
referencedIn Publicity photographs of U.S. Senator Hugh Scott, 1958-1973. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. PRESIDENT JOHNSON IN HAWAII
referencedIn Scott, Arthur E., 1917-1976. Arthur E. Scott photograph collection, 1910-1976. George Mason University, Fenwick Library
creatorOf Scott, Hugh, 1900-1994. Papers of Hugh Scott [manuscript], 1925-1979. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Former Members of Congress, Inc. (U.S.). Oral history collection, 1974-1980, audio materials [sound recording]. Library of Congress
referencedIn Arthur E. Scott photograph collection, 1910-1976 George Mason University. Special Collections and Archives.
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. COL BORMAN, HICKAM AFB, HAWAII
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. ARRIVAL OF PRESIDENT NIXON, HICKAM AFB, HAWAII
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associatedWith Arthur E. Scott, 1917-1976 person
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alumnusOrAlumnaOf Harvard Law School corporateBody
alumnusOrAlumnaOf Harvard university corporateBody
associatedWith Hawaii. Legislature. House of Representatives corporateBody
associatedWith Long, Oren E. (Oren Ethelbirt), 1889-1965 person
associatedWith McGee, Gale W. (Gale William), 1915- person
associatedWith Scott, Arthur E., 1917-1976. person
associatedWith Scott, Hugh, 1900-1994. person
associatedWith United States. Air Force Reserve corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army Air Forces corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Senate corporateBody
alumnusOrAlumnaOf University of Hawaii at Manoa corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Washington, DC
Honolulu
Hawaii
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Birth 1907-10-15

Death 2004-08-18

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