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Richard Ratcliffe Wolfe

Richard Ratcliffe Wolfe, American lawyer. Democratic nominee 20th district United States Congress, Illinois, 1966. With United States Army, 1958-1960. Member Grand Traverse Yacht Club.

Background

  • Wolfe, Richard Ratcliffe was born on November 29, 1933 in Palmyra, Missouri, United States. Son of Francis Dunnan and Marie Ann (Ratcliffe) Wolfe.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Oklahoma State University, 1955. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1957.

    Career

    • Patent attorney Cherry Burrell Corporation, Chicago, 1958. Designer rocket engineering National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Technical assistant United States Senate Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences, Washington, 1961-1964.

      Administrative assistant director revenue State of Illinois, Springfield, 1964-1967, administrative assistant secretary of state, 1967-1969. Attorney Taylor, Miller, Magner, Sprowl & Hutchings, Chicago, 1969-1981, Quinn, Jacobs, Barry & Miller, Chicago, 1981-1986, Murchie, Calcutt & Boynton, Traverse City, Michigan, since 1986. President EMCO Gears, Inc., Chicago, since 2001.

    Works

    • Author senate report on manned spaced flight program National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Democratic nominee 20th district United States Congress, Illinois, 1966. With United States Army, 1958-1960. Member Grand Traverse Yacht Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing.

    Connections

    • Children: Richard Junior, Marie, John, Anne.
    • father: Francis Dunnan Wolfe
    • mother: Marie Ann (Ratcliffe) Wolfe
    • children: Richard Junior Wolfe
    • Marie Wolfe
    • John Wolfe
    • Anne Wolfe
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    Born November 29, 1933
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