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Leo Joseph Ryan

Leo Joseph Ryan, American Congressman.

Background

  • Ryan, Leo Joseph was born on May 5, 1925 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. Son of Leo Joseph and Autumn (Mead) Ryan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Creighton U., 1949, Master of Science, 1951.

    Career

    • Member South San Francisco City Council, 1956-1962, mayor, 1962. Member California Legislature, 1962-1972. Member 93d-95th congresses from 11th District California, chairman subcommittee on environment, energy and natural resources of House Government Operations Committee Honorary chairman Northern California Kidney Foundation, 1967.

      Member American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, from 1968. Advisory board American Oceanic Association, Closeup program.

    Membership

    Member South San Francisco City Council, 1956-1962, mayor, 1962. Member California Legislature, 1962-1972. Member 93d-95th congresses from 11th District California, chairman subcommittee on environment, energy and natural resources of House Government Operations Committee Honorary chairman Northern California Kidney Foundation, 1967.

    Member American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, from 1968. Member Italian-American Federation San Mateo County, Sociedad Mutualista Mexicana Morelos. Clubs: Elks, Commonwealth.

    Connections

    • Children: Christopher, Shannon, Patricia, Kevin, Erin.
    • father: Leo Joseph Ryan
    • mother: Autumn (Mead) Ryan
    • children: Christopher Ryan
    • Shannon Ryan
    • Patricia Ryan
    • Kevin Ryan
    • Erin Ryan
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    Died November 18, 1978
    (aged 53)
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