Dan Walker

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General Information

Name: Dan Walker

36th Governor of Illinois

Pen Name: None

Born: August 6, 1922 in Washington, DC

Died: April 28, 2015 in San Diego, California

Illinois Connection

A graduate of the Northwestern University School of Law. He was an aide to Illinois Governor Adlai Stevenson and campaign chairman for the 1970 Senate campaign of Stevenson's son also named Adlai. He rose to prominence as head of the Chicago Study Team which issued a report on police conduct at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Dan Walker was a lawyer, businessman, and Democratic politician from Illinois. He was the 36th Governor of Illinois from 1973 to 1977.

Published Works

  • The First Hundred Years A.D. 1-100: Failures and Successes of Christianity's Beginning, Authors Choice Press, 2001
  • Thirst for Independence: The San Diego Water Story, Sunbelt Publications, 2004
  • The Maverick and the Machine: Governor Dan Walker Tells His Story, Southern Illinois University Press, 2007

Titles at Your Library

The First Hundred Years AD 1-100: Failures and Successes of Christianity's Beginning: The Jesus Movement, Christian Anti-Semitism, Christian Sexism

ISBN: 0595196349
Release Date: 2001-09-11

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Thirst For Independence: The San Diego Water Story (Adventures in Cultural and Natural History)

ISBN: 0932653626
Release Date: 2004-10-30

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The Maverick and the Machine: Governor Dan Walker Tells His Story

ISBN: 0809327562
Release Date: 2007-05-23

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Literary Awards

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External Links

Dan Walker on WorldCat

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