Keith Harvey Miller

Governor of Alaska (1925-2019)

Keith Harvey Miller (March 1, 1925 – March 2, 2019) was a Republican politician from Alaska. He was the second Secretary of State of Alaska, under Governor Walter Hickel. When Hickel resigned in 1969, Miller became Governor. He was governor until December 5, 1970.[1][2][3]

Keith Miller
3rd Governor of Alaska
In office
January 29, 1969 – December 5, 1970
LieutenantRobert Ward
Preceded byWally Hickel
Succeeded byWilliam Egan
Secretary of State of Alaska
In office
December 5, 1966 – January 29, 1969
GovernorWally Hickel
Preceded byHugh Wade
Succeeded byRobert Ward
Personal details
Born(1925-03-01)March 1, 1925
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
DiedMarch 2, 2019(2019-03-02) (aged 94)
Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Alma materUniversity of Washington, Seattle

Miller died from pancreatic cancer while in hospice in Anchorage a day after his 94th birthday on March 2, 2019.[4]


  1. Alaska Historical Collections: Gov. Keith H. Miller. 1925-. Alaska State Library. Retrieved on February 1, 2010.
  2. Alaska Governor Keith H. Miller Archived 2010-02-23 at the Wayback Machine. American Governor's Association. Retrieved on February 1, 2010.
  3. Claus M. Naske and Herman E. Slotnick. Alaska: A History of the 49th State. University of Oklahoma Press, 1984. 292.
  4. "Keith Miller, Alaska's third governor, dies at 94". National Post. 2019-03-06.