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Thomas Menino
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53rd Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts
In office
July 12, 1993 – January 6, 2014
Preceded by Raymond Flynn
Succeeded by Marty Walsh
President of the Boston City Council
In office
1993
Preceded by Dapper O'Neil
Succeeded by James M. Kelly
Boston City Councilor
for District 5
In office
1984–1993
Preceded by District Created
Succeeded by Daniel F. Conley
Personal details
Born
Thomas Michael Menino

(1942-12-27)December 27, 1942
Hyde Park, Boston, Massachusetts
Died October 30, 2014(2014-10-30) (aged 71)
Boston, Massachusetts
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Angela Faletra
Children Susan
Thomas Jr.
Alma mater Mount Ida College
UMass Boston

Thomas Michael Menino (December 27, 1942 – October 30, 2014) was an American politician. He served as the 53rd Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts (1993–2014). He was the city's longest-serving mayor. Before becoming mayor, the Boston native was a member and President of Boston City Council.

Menino died in Boston, Massachusetts from cancer of unknown primary origin, aged 71.

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