Lloyd Bentsen Photo

Lloyd Bentsen

Born: Feb 11, 1921

Death: May 23, 2006

Birthplace: Mission

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Lloyd Bentsen

Date of Birth : Feb 11, 1921
Date of Death : May 23, 2006
Birth Place : Mission

Lloyd Millard Bentsen, Jr. was a four-term United States Senator from Texas and the Democratic Party nominee for Vice President in 1988 on the Michael Dukakis ticket. He also served in the House of Representatives from 1948 to 1955. In his later political life, he was Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and the U.S. Treasury Secretary during the first two years of the Clinton administration.

Profession


  • Politician

Spouse


  • Beryl Ann Longino

Awards Won


  • Presidential Medal of Freedom
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