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SAMUEL RAPPAPORT


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1971 182 Democrat
1972 182 Democrat
1973 182 Democrat
1974 182 Democrat
1975 182 Democrat
1976 182 Democrat
1977 182 Democrat
1978 182 Democrat
1979 182 Democrat
1980 182 Democrat
1981 182 Democrat
1982 182 Democrat
1983 182 Democrat
1984 182 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

08/25/1932 - 02/08/2016

RAPPAPORT, Samuel, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in the City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 25, 1932; graduated, Central High School;  A.B., Temple University, 1954; LL.B., Columbia University Law School, 1957; served, 3rd Infantry Division, United States Army (1957-1959); attorney; member, 5th Ward Democratic Committee; delegate, Pennsylvania’s Constitutional Convention (1968); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1971 term and served 6 consecutive terms thereafter; appointed, board, State Employees’ Retirement System (1983-1984); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1985 term; leader, 5th Ward Democratic Executive Committee (1991-2006); died, February 8, 2016 in Voorhees Township, Camden County, New Jersey; interred, Haym Salomon Memorial Park, Frazer, Chester County, Pennsylvania.