Inouye, Daniel K., 1924-2012

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Daniel K. Inouye (b. September 7, 1924 – d. December 17, 2012) was a United States Senator from Hawaii from 1963 to 2012. He was a member of the Democratic Party and served as President pro tempore of the United States Senate from 2010 until his death. He also served as chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations. During World War II, Inouye served as part of the 442nd Infantry Regiment and lost his right arm to a grenade wound. He received several military decorations, including the Medal of Honor. Inouye was elected to Hawaii's territorial House of Representatives in 1953, and to the territorial Senate in 1957. When Hawaii achieved statehood in 1959, Inouye was elected as its first member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and in 1962 he was first elected to the U.S. Senate. He is one of the longest-serving U.S. Senators in history. He was a Medal of Honor recipient and a posthumous recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
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referencedIn William J. Crowe Papers, 1932-2003, (bulk 1971-2003) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 2/26/80
referencedIn Subject Files of Fabian Chavez, Jr., 1975 - 1979 National Archives at College Park
creatorOf Harris, Fred R., 1930-. Papers, 1963-1976. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
referencedIn Thomas J. Dodd Papers, undated, 1919-1971. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Center.
referencedIn Harvard Law School Forums Records Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 3/22/77 [1]
referencedIn Photographs of the White House Photograph Office (Clinton Administration). 1/20/1993 - 1/20/2001. Photographs Relating to the Clinton Administration. 1/20/1993 - 1/20/2001. Photograph of President William Jefferson Clinton Signing Public Law 103-150 in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, D.C.
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 9/12/78
creatorOf Senator Daniel K. Inouye Papers University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hamilton Library
creatorOf Byrd, Harry Flood, 1914-. Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. papers, [1920?], 1960, 1966, 1982-2005. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 12/1/80
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 8/17/79 [1]
creatorOf Inouye, Daniel K., 1924-. Address before the American Society of Newspaper Editors, May 2, 1977. United States. Central Intelligence Agency
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 6/30/77 [2] Jimmy Carter Library
referencedIn Photographs of Peace Corps Activities and Personnel (Contact Sheet File), 1961 - 1990 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Bond, Julian, 1940-. Julian Bond papers [manuscript], circa 1943-2006. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 2/7/77 [2] Jimmy Carter Library
referencedIn Chester Bowles papers, 1924-1982 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn 11/12/80, Senate Democrats (T-26397) Jimmy Carter Library
referencedIn Records of the Army Staff. 1903 - 2009. Photographs of U.S. and Foreign Military Personnel, Defense Department and Other Government Officials, Royalty, and Heads of State. 1964-1974. National Archives at College Park
creatorOf Records of the Agency for International Development. 1948 - 2003. Project Files
creatorOf Records of the Peace Corps. 1961 - 2000. Interviews Relating to Volunteer Service. 1982 - 1982. Mildred Leet, Nana Seshibe, Senator Chris Dodd and Senator Dan Inouye Interviews
referencedIn Minerich, Paul T. Paul T. Minerich papers, 1944-1998. Japanese American National Museum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
referencedIn Chester Bowles papers, 1924-1982 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn George Barati Papers, 1913-1996 University of California, Santa Cruz. . University Library Special Collections and Archives
referencedIn Herman Wolf Papers, undated, 1926-1981. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Center.
referencedIn Guide to the Daily Worker and Daily World Photographs Collection, 1920-2001 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Congressional, Federal Government Agency and Public Correspondence Files, 1969 - 1988 National Archives at College Park
referencedIn Military Award Case Files Relating to a Review of World War II Asian-American Recipients of the Distinguished Service Cross, 1/1/1998 - 12/31/1998 National Archives at College Park
referencedIn Democratic and Republican National Conventions, 1968 - 1968 National Archives at College Park
referencedIn Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961, Papers, 1822, 1831, 1845, 1903-2007 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
referencedIn University of Connecticut, Center for Oral History Interviews Collection, undated, 1967-2008. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Center.
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Staff Scheduling Memoranda. 1977 - 1978. 3/14/77-3/31/77
referencedIn New York Times Company records. A.M. Rosenthal papers, 1955-1994, 1967-1986 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Files of Lucy W. Benson and Mathew Nimetz, 1977 - 1980 National Archives at College Park
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 11/17/80 [1]
referencedIn General Correspondence, 1918 - 1966 National Archives at College Park
referencedIn Guide to the George Yuzawa Papers, circa 1900-2009 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
creatorOf Inouye, Daniel K., 1924-. Reminiscences of Daniel Ken Inouye : oral history, 1975. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Burch, Dean. Dean Burch papers. 1964-1973. Arizona State University Libraries
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correspondedWith Crowe, William J., 1925-2007 person
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associatedWith Wolf, Herman. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States 00 US
Washington, D. C. DC US
Hawaii HI US
Bethesda MD US
Honolulu HI US
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Birth 1924-09-07

Death 2012-12-17

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