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FRANCIS E. GLEESON, JR.


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1969- 1970 172 Democrat
1971- 1972 172 Democrat
1973- 1974 172 Democrat
1975- 1976 172 Democrat
1977- 1978 172 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

11/25/1937 - 02/17/2015

GLEESON, Francis E., Jr., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 25, 1937; graduated, La Salle High School; A.B., La Salle College, 1959; LL.B., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1962; served, United States Army Reserve (1962-1968); attorney; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1969 term and served 4 more consecutive terms; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1979 term; stand-up comedian; died, February 17, 2015 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, St. Dominic Cemetery, city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.