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Tom McCall's Profile

Brief about Tom McCall: By info that we know Tom McCall was born at 1913-03-22. And also Tom McCall is American Politician.

Tom McCall Biography

Tom McCall, American politician was born in Massachusetts on March 22, 1913. His grandfathers were Thomas Lawson – copper-king and Samuel McCall- a congressman.  Tom was studying at Redmond High School. After graduating the school he continued studying at the University of Oregon. In 5 years he got a degree in journalism.

In 1937 Tom McCall moved to Idaho, where he was writing for News-Review. Two years later, in 1939 he met his future wife- Audrey Owen. They married soon, closely after 3 months after they had first met. The couple had two sons Thomas and Sam McCall.

During the Second World War, as a journalist he worked for Portland’s The Oregonian. Tom McCall was Republican and the thirtieth Governor of Oregon during 1967-1975.

Tom McCall died because of prostate cancer on the 8th January, in 1983 when he was 69 years old. His wife-Audrey McCall , died in 2007, when she was 92 years old.

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We want you to visit our State of Excitement often. Come again and again. But for heaven's sake, don't move here to live. Or if you do have to move in to live, don't tell any of your neighbors where you are going.

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Extraordinary measures were required and I realize that not all of these steps were popular.

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This activist loves Oregon more than he loves life.

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You all know I have terminal cancer-and I have a lot of it. But what you may not know is that stress induces its spread and induces its activity. Stress may even bring it on. Yet stress is the fuel of the activist.

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