- Name: Claude Pepper
- Born: 09/08/1900
- Died: 05/30/1989 (88 years old)
Claude Denson Pepper (September 8, 1900 – May 30, 1989) was an American politician of the Democratic Party, and a spokesman for left-liberalism and the elderly. He represented Florida in the United States Senate from 1936 to 1951 and the Miami area in the United States House of Representatives from 1963 until 1989.
He was the last serving member of Congress born in the nineteenth century.
Birth Name: Claude Denson Pepper
School: University of Alabama, Harvard Law School
Alias: Claude Denson Pepper
Birth Place: Near Dudleyville, Chambers County, Alabama,U.S.
Death Place: Washington, D.C., U.S.
Claude Pepper quotes :
A stockbroker urged me to buy a stock that would triple its value every year. I told him, 'At my age, I don't even buy green bananas.'Claude Pepper