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Albert Rosellini
15th Governor of Washington
In office
1957 – 1965
Preceded by Arthur Langlie
Succeeded by Daniel J. Evans
Personal details
Born January 21, 1910
Tacoma, Washington, United States
Died October 10, 2011 (aged 101)
Seattle, Washington, United States
Political party Democratic
Profession Lawyer

Albert Dean Rosellini (born January 21, 1910 in Tacoma, Washington; died October 10, 2011 in Seattle, Washington) was a lawyer from the U.S. state of Washington. Rosellini was part of the Democratic Party and was the Governor of Washington (1957–1965) for two terms.

Rosellini died of pneumonia. At the time of his death, he was the oldest living person to have been a governor of a U.S. state, having lived longer than any other State Governor in US history, and was the first Italian American Catholic to become a governor of a state west of the Mississippi River.

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