Dennis Chavez

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United States, Politician
April 8, 1888November, 18, 1962.

Dionisio "Dennis" Chávez was a Democratic politician from the U.S. state of New Mexico who served in the United States House of Representatives from 1931 to 1935, and in the United States Senate from 1935 to 1962. He was the first Hispanic person elected to a full term in the US Senate and the first U.S. Senator to be born in the state of New Mexico.

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