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John Brademas
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13th President of New York University
In office
Preceded by John C. Sawhill
Succeeded by L. Jay Oliva
19th Majority Whip of the United States House of Representatives
In office
January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1981
Speaker Tip O'Neill
Preceded by John J. McFall
Succeeded by Tom Foley
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1981
Preceded by F. Jay Nimtz
Succeeded by John P. Hiler
Personal details
Stephen John Brademas Jr.

(1927-03-02)March 2, 1927
Mishawaka, Indiana, U.S.
Died July 11, 2016(2016-07-11) (aged 89)
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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