Frank L. Hays (January 6, 1922 – January 25, 2003) was an American politician who served as the 35th Lieutenant Governor of Colorado from 1957 to 1959 under Governor Stephen McNichols.[1]

Frank L. Hays
35th Lieutenant Governor of Colorado
In office
January 8, 1957 – January 13, 1959
GovernorStephen McNichols
Preceded byStephen McNichols
Succeeded byRobert Lee Knous
Personal details
Born(1922-01-06)January 6, 1922
Denver, Colorado
DiedJanuary 25, 2003(2003-01-25) (aged 81)
Denver, Colorado
Political partyRepublican

Hays was born in Denver, Colorado on January 6, 1922. He served in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II, then became a lawyer. He served three terms in the Colorado House of Representatives, from 1951 to 1957, and was majority floor leader from 1955 to 1957. He later became one of Colorado's first full-time lobbyists. He died on January 25, 2003, in Denver.[2]


Political offices
Preceded by
Stephen McNichols
Lieutenant Governor of Colorado
Succeeded by
Robert Lee Knous