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John Arthur Love

John Arthur Love, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1941. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross (2); decorated Air medal with 4 oak leaf clusters. Chairman, Republican Governors Association, 1966-1967. Served with United States Navy, 1941-1942, European Theatre of Operations. Member National Governors Association (president 1969-1970), Denver Country Club, University (Denver). Lodges: Rotary.

Background

  • Love, John Arthur was born on November 29, 1916 in Gibson City, Illinois, United States. Son of Arthur C. and Mildred (Shaver) Love.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Denver, 1938. Bachelor of Laws, University Denver, 1941. Doctor of Laws, University Denver, 1963.

      Doctor of Laws, Colorado College, 1964.

    Career

    • Private practice, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1945-1962. Partner Love & Cole and predecessor firms, 1948-1962. Governor State of Colorado, Denver, 1962-1973.

      Assistant to President of the United States Washington, 1973. Director Office Energy Policy, 1973. President, chief executive officer Ideal Basic Industries, Denver, 1974-1985.

      Of counsel Davis, Graham & Stubbs, from 1985. Board directors Golden Cycle Gold Corporation, Colorado Springs, since 1983.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Colorado 1941.

    Religion

    Denomination: Congregationalist

    Membership

    Chairman, Republican Governors Association, 1966-1967. Served with United States Navy, 1941-1942, European Theatre of Operations. Member National Governors Association (president 1969-1970), Denver Country Club, University (Denver).

    Lodges: Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hunting, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Ann Daniels, October 23, 1941. Children: Dan, John Anderw, Rebecca Kourlis.
    • father: Arthur C. Love
    • mother: Mildred (Shaver) Love
    • spouse: Ann Daniels
    • children: Dan Love
    • John Anderw Love
    • Rebecca Kourlis Love
    John Arthur Love
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    Born November 29, 1916
    Died January 21, 2002
    (aged 85)
    Nationality
    • 1938
      University Denver
    • 1941
      University Denver
    • 1963
      University Denver
    • 1964
      Colorado College
    • 1945 - 1962
      Private practice
      Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
    • 1948 - 1962
      partner, Love & Cole and predecessor firms
    • 1962 - 1973
      governor State of Colorado
      Denver, Colorado, United States
    • 1973
      assistant, to President of United States Washington
    • 1973
      director, Office Energy Policy
    • 1974 - 1985
      president, officer Ideal Basic Industries
      Denver, Colorado, United States
    • 1974 - 1985
      chief executive, officer Ideal Basic Industries
      Denver, Colorado, United States
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