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Cyrus Locher

Senator from Ohio


  • He was admitted to the bar in 1906 and commenced practice in Cleveland in 1907;

    assistant city solicitor of Cleveland 1908-1910;

    member of the faculty of Western Reserve University 1911-1912;

    prosecuting attorney of Cuyahoga County 1912-1916;

    State director of commerce 1923-1928;

    appointed on April 4, 1928, as a Democrat to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Frank B. Willis and served from April 5, 1928, to December 14, 1928;

    unsuccessful candidate for the nomination in 1928 to fill the vacancy;

    continued the practice of law in Cleveland, Ohio, until his death there on August 17, 1929.


Party affiliation: Democratic Party

Cyrus Locher
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Born March 8, 1878
Died August 17, 1929
(aged 51)
  • 1903
    Ohio Wesleyan University
  • 1906
    law school of Western Reserve University at Cleveland
  • April 5, 1928 - December 14, 1928
    Senator, the United States Senate
    Ohio, USA


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