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William Thomas Murphy (August 7, 1899 – January 29, 1978) of Chicago was a U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1959-1971. He was a graduate of Loyola University Chicago.[1] He was a Democrat. Moreover, Murphy served in the First World War and was a Chicago Alderman.

William T. Murphy
William Thomas Murphy.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1971
Preceded byEmmet Byrne
Succeeded byMorgan F. Murphy
Personal details
Born(1899-08-07)August 7, 1899
Chicago, Illinois
DiedJanuary 29, 1978(1978-01-29) (aged 78)
Oak Lawn, Illinois
Political partyDemocratic


External linksEdit

  • United States Congress. "William T. Murphy (id: M001104)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Emmet F. Byrne
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 3rd congressional district

Succeeded by
Morgan F. Murphy