John Warner biography

John Warner

U.S. Congressperson

1927 –

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Who is John Warner?

John William Warner is an American Republican politician who served as Secretary of the Navy from 1972 to 1974 and as a five-term United States Senator from Virginia from January 2, 1979, to January 3, 2009. He did not seek reelection in 2008 and has rejoined the law firm of Hogan Lovells, where he worked before joining the United States Department of Defense. Warner was also the sixth husband to actress Elizabeth Taylor, whom he married before being elected to the Senate. He is a veteran of World War II, and one of only five serving in the Senate at the time of his retirement.

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Born
Feb 18, 1927
Washington, D.C.
Also known as
  • John William Warner
  • John William Warner KBE
  • John W. Warner
  • Sen John Warner
  • Sen. John Warner
  • Senator John Warner
Parents
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Episcopal Church
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Virginia
  • Washington and Lee University
  • George Washington University
  • George Washington University Law School
  • University of Virginia School of Law
  • St. Albans School
Lived in
  • Alexandria

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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