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Morris King Udall

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Morris King Udall, American former congressman. Bar: Arizona 1949.

Background

Udall, Morris King was born on June 15, 1922 in St. Johns, Arizona, United States. Son of Levi S. and Louise (Lee) University.

Education

University of Arizona. University of Arizona (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Player, Denver Nuggets, 1948-1949;partner firm, Udall & Udall, Tucson, 1949-1961;chief deputy county attorney, Pima County, 1950-1952;county attorney, Pima County, 1953-1954;lecturer labor law, University Arizona, 1955-1956;member, 87th-101st Congresses, 2d District Arizona, 1961-1991. Chairman House Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Member Committee on Post Office and Civil Service.

Vice chairman Office Technology Assessment. Member Committee on Foreign Affairs. A founder Bank of Tucson, 1959, former director.

Former Chairman of the Board Catalina Savings and Loan Chairman's Association Arizona Committee for Modern Court Justices, 1960.

Achievements

  • Bar: Arizona 1949.

Works

Membership

Delaware Democratic National Convention, 1956. Chairman Arizona delegation, 1972, Ariz.Volunteers for Stevenson, 1956. Candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1976.

Keynote speaker Democratic National Convention, 1980. Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946, PTO. Member American Bar Association, Arizona Bar Association (Board of Governors), Pima County Bar Association (Executive Committee), American Judicature Society, American Legion, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Delta Phi M C.

Connections

Married Norma Gilbert, 1989. Children by previous marriage: Mark, Judith, Randolph, Anne, Bradley, Katherine.

father:
Levi S. University

mother:
Louise (Lee) University

spouse:
Norma Gilbert