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Al Gore Sr.
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United States Senator
from Tennessee
In office
January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1971
Preceded by Kenneth McKellar
Succeeded by Bill Brock
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Tennessee's 4th district
In office
January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1953
Preceded by John R. Mitchell
Succeeded by Joe L. Evins
Personal details
Born
Albert Arnold Gore

(1907-12-26)December 26, 1907
Granville, Tennessee, U.S.
Died December 5, 1998(1998-12-05) (aged 90)
Carthage, Tennessee, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s)
Pauline LaFon (m. 1937)
Children 2, including Al
Education Middle Tennessee State University (BA)
Nashville School of Law (LLB)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Army
Years of service 1944
Battles/wars World War II

Albert Arnold Gore Sr. (December 26, 1907 – December 5, 1998), known to some as Al Gore before the fame of his son, was an American politician who was a U.S. Representative and a U.S. Senator for the Democratic Party from Tennessee.

He was the father of Albert A. Gore Jr., the 45th Vice President of the United States (1993–2001).

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