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Gaylord Nelson
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Born: June 4, 1916

Died: July 3, 2005 (aged 89)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Politician, activist, lawyer, veteran

Bio: Gaylord Anton Nelson was an American politician from Wisconsin who served as a United States Senator and governor. A Democrat, he was the principal founder of Earth Day.

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