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|13th President of New York University|
|Preceded by||John C. Sawhill|
|Succeeded by||L. Jay Oliva|
|19th Majority Whip of the United States House of Representatives|
January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1981
|Preceded by||John J. McFall|
|Succeeded by||Tom Foley|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 3rd district
January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1981
|Preceded by||F. Jay Nimtz|
|Succeeded by||John P. Hiler|
Stephen John Brademas Jr.
March 2, 1927
Mishawaka, Indiana, U.S.
|Died||July 11, 2016
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Alma mater||Harvard University
Brasenose College, Oxford
Stephen John Brademas Jr. (March 2, 1927 – July 11, 2016) was an American politician and educator. He served as Majority Whip of the United States House of Representatives for the Democratic Party from 1977 to 1981.
He served as the 13th president of New York University from 1981 to 1992, and is a former chairman of the board of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and board member of the New York Stock Exchange and Rockefeller Foundation.
Brademas died on July 11, 2016 in New York City, aged 89.
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