Roger Jepsen

American politician

Roger William Jepsen (December 23, 1928 – November 13, 2020) was an American politician from the state of Iowa. A Republican, he served in the United States Senate and as Lieutenant Governor of Iowa. He was born in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

Roger W. Jepsen
United States Senator
from Iowa
In office
January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1985
Preceded byRichard C. Clark
Succeeded byTom Harkin
39th Lieutenant Governor of Iowa
In office
January 16, 1969 – January 1973
GovernorRobert D. Ray
Preceded byRobert D. Fulton
Succeeded byArthur A. Neu
Personal details
Born(1928-12-23)December 23, 1928
Cedar Falls, Iowa, U.S.
DiedNovember 13, 2020(2020-11-13) (aged 91)
Davenport, Iowa, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Dee Jepsen
Alma materArizona State University
Military service
Branch/serviceUnited States Army
Years of service1946-1947 1948-1960

Jepsen died on November 13, 2020 in Davenport, Iowa at the age of 91.[1]

References change

  1. "Former Iowa senator Roger Jepsen dies at age 91". KCRG. November 14, 2020.

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