Sam Ervin

Sam Ervin

Born: September 27, 1896

Died: April 23, 1985

Nationality: American

Occupation: Politician

Biography: Samuel James Ervin, Jr. known as Sam Ervin, was an American politician, a Democrat, he served as a U.S. Senator from North Carolina from 1954 to 1974. A native of Morganton, he liked to call himself a country lawyer, and often told humorous stories in his Southern drawl.

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