Endicott Peabody (February 15, 1920 – December 1, 1997) was an American politician. He was the 62nd Governor of Massachusetts from January 3, 1963 to January 7, 1965. Peabody was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts.
|62nd Governor of Massachusetts|
January 3, 1963 – January 7, 1965
|Lieutenant||Francis X. Bellotti|
|Preceded by||John A. Volpe|
|Succeeded by||John A. Volpe|
|Member of the Massachusetts Governor's Council for the 3rd District|
|Preceded by||Otis Whitney|
|Succeeded by||Christian A. Herter, Jr.|
|Born||February 15, 1920|
|Died||December 1, 1997 (aged 77)|
Hollis, New Hampshire
|Spouse(s)||Barbara Welch Gibbons|
(1944-1997, his death)
Presidential Unit Citation
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
Peabody ran for the United States Senate of Massachusetts, but lost to Edward Brooke. He then ran for Vice President of the United States in 1972, but lost to Edmund Muskie. He then moved to New Hampshire where he ran for other political offices there, but always lost.
- "Endicott Peabody profile (1920-1997)". Mass.gov. Retrieved November 13, 2014.
- "Obituary — Endicott Peabody, 77, Dies; Governor of Massachusetts in 60's". The New York Times.com. December 4, 1997.