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Daniel Walker

Daniel Walker

State Governor

Class of 1946
  • State Governor - Illinois, 1973-1977



Daniel "Dan" Walker was born August 6th, 1922 in Washington, D.C. He graduated from USNA in 1945 and then went on to graduate in 1950 from Northwestern Law School. He then attended Carroll College from which he graduated, with honors, in 1969. He was a democrat and governor of Illinois for 4 years starting in January 1973. [1] He passed away from heart failure April 29, 2015.

1. National Governors Association - Illinois Governor Daniel Walker.

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