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Frank Edward Evans (September 6, 1923 – June 8, 2010)[1] was a U.S. Representative from Colorado.

Frank Edward Evans
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Colorado's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1979
Preceded byJohn Edgar Chenoweth
Succeeded byRay Kogovsek
Member of the Colorado House of Representatives
In office
1961–1964
Personal details
Born(1923-09-06)September 6, 1923
Pueblo, Colorado
DiedJune 8, 2010(2010-06-08) (aged 86)
Beulah, Colorado
Political partyDemocratic
Alma materUniversity of Denver
OccupationAttorney

Born in Pueblo, Colorado, Evans attended public schools in Colorado Springs. He entered Pomona College in Claremont, California, in 1941. He interrupted his education in 1943 to serve in the United States Navy as a patrol pilot from 1943 to 1946. He attended the University of Denver for his B.A. (acquired in 1948) and his law degree, LL.B. (acquired in 1950). He was admitted to the bar in 1950 and began the practice of law in Pueblo. He served as member of the State house of representatives from 1961 to 1964.

Evans was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1979). He was not a candidate for reelection in 1978 to the Ninety-sixth Congress. Until his death he was a resident of Beulah, Colorado.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "EVANS, Frank Edward - Biographical Information". bioguide.congress.gov. Retrieved 2016-03-14.
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
John Edgar Chenoweth
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Colorado's 3rd congressional district

1965–1979
Succeeded by
Ray Kogovsek