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Jack Richard Miller

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Jack MILLER, American lawyer, judge and politician. Iowa House of Representatives 1955-1956, Iowa State Senate 1957-1960, United States Senator from Iowa 1961-1973.


Miller, Jack Richard was born on June 6, 1916 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Forest W. and Blanche Miller.


AB cum laude, Creighton University, 1938. Honorary Doctor of Laws, Creighton University, 1966. Master of Arts, Catholic University, Washington, 1939.

Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1946. Postgraduate, State University Iowa College Law, 1946. Honorary Doctor of Laws, Loras College, 1967.

Honorary Doctor of Laws, Iowa Wesleyan College, 1969. Honorary Doctor of Laws, Yonsei University, South Korea, 1976.


Attorney Office Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Washington, 1947-1948. Professorial lecturer taxation George Washington University, 1948. Assistant professor law University Notre Dame, 1948-1949.

Private practice tax law Sioux City, Iowa, 1949-1960. Member Iowa House of Representatives, 1955-1956, Iowa Senate, 1957-1960. United States senator from Iowa, 1961-1973.

Judge The United States of America Court Customs and Patent Appeals, Washington, 1973-1982, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit), Washington, from 1982, now senior judge.


  • Bar: Iowa 1946, Nebraska 1946, District of Columbia 1949.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles on tax and patent law to legal periodicals.


Served from lieutenant to lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Brigadier general United States Air Force Reserve (retired). Member American Bar Association, Iowa, Nebraska, District of Columbia Bar Associations, American Law Institute (life), American Patent Law Association, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Amvets, Knights of Columbus, Rotary.


  • Other Interests

    Golf, fishing, hunting.


Married Isabelle M. Browning, August 1, 1942. Children: Janice Lee (Mistress Robert Amott), Mistress Judy Flynn, James Forrest, Mistress Ampere-hour Studenmund.

Forest W.

Blanche Miller

Isabelle M. Browning

Janice Lee Miller (Mistress Robert Amott)

Mistress Judy Flynn Miller

James Forrest Miller

Mistress Ampere-hour Studenmund Miller