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Adlai Stevenson III
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United States Senator
from Illinois
In office
November 17, 1970 – January 2, 1981
Preceded by Ralph Tyler Smith
Succeeded by Alan J. Dixon
Personal details
Born
Adlai Ewing Stevenson III

October 10, 1930 (1930-10-10) (age 89)
Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Alma mater Harvard University
Military service
Branch/service United States Marine Corps
Rank Captain

Adlai Ewing Stevenson III (born October 10, 1930) is an American politician of the Democratic Party. He represented the state of Illinois in the United States Senate from 1970 until 1981. His father was Governor Adlai Stevenson II and his grandfather was Vice President Adlai E. Stevenson.

Stevenson III was born in Chicago, Illinois on October 10, 1930. He attended the Milton Academy in Massachusetts, Harrow School, in England, and Harvard College. Stevenson has one son.


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