Bud Clark

Portland, Oregon businessman and former mayor of Portland

John Elwood "Bud" Clark, Jr. (December 19, 1931 – February 1, 2022)[1] was an American politician and businessman. He served as Mayor of Portland, Oregon, from 1985 to 1992. A leftist populist with little political experience before his mayoral bid, he was one of Portland's most colorful political figures.[2]

Bud Clark
48th Mayor of Portland, Oregon
In office
Preceded byFrank Ivancie
Succeeded byVera Katz
Personal details
Born(1931-12-19)December 19, 1931
Nampa, Idaho, U.S.
DiedFebruary 1, 2022(2022-02-01) (aged 90)
Portland, Oregon, U.S.
ProfessionRestaurateur, politician

Clark died on February 1, 2022 in Portland, Oregon from congestive heart failure, aged 90.[3]

References change

  1. Heinz, Spencer (December 29, 1983). "Owner of tavern first to enter mayoral race". The Oregonian.
  2. Redden, Jim (August 21, 2007). "Still mayor to many". Portland Tribune. Retrieved November 28, 2013.
  3. Former Portland Mayor Bud Clark Dies at 90