Alf Landon

Alf Landon

Born: September 9, 1887

Died: October 12, 1987

Nationality: American

Occupation: Politician

Biography: Alfred Mossman Landon, known as Alf Landon, was an American Republican politician, who served as the 26th Governor of Kansas from 1933 to 1937. He was best known for having been the Republican Party's nominee for President of the United States, defeated in a landslide by Franklin D. Roosevelt in the 1936 presidential election.