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Edolphus Towns
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Birth Date:July 21, 1934
Astrology Sign:Cancer
Chinese Sign:Dog - Yin
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Occupation:US Politician

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Edolphus Towns

Biography:Edolphus Towns (born July 21, 1934) is an American politician and a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, representing the 10th District of New York (map) based in Brooklyn, and including such communities such as Fort Greene, Bedford Stuyvesant, East New York, and Canarsie. A Democrat, he has served in the House since 1983.

Towns was born in Chadbourn, North Carolina and earned his bachelor's degree from North Carolina A & T University and a master's degree in social work from Adelphi University.

Rep. Towns' varied professional background includes work as an administrator at Beth Israel Medical Center, a professor at New York's Medgar Evers College and Fordham University and a public school teacher. He is also a veteran of the United States Army and an ordained Baptist minister.

In the House, Towns serves on the Energy and Commerce Committee and is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus.

He is married to the former Gwendolyn Forbes and they reside in the Cypress Hills. They have two children, Darryl (who serves in the New York State Assembly) and Deidra, five grandchildren; and serve as surrogate parents to his nephews Jason and Jereme.

Preceded by: James H. Scheuer U.S. Representative, New York 11th District 1983-1993 Succeeded by: Major R. Owens Preceded by: Charles E. Schumer U.S. Representative, New York 10th District 1993-present Succeeded by: Incumbent

Chinese Horoscope for Edolphus Towns
Includes characteristics and Vices
Edolphus Towns's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: February 14, 1934 - February 03, 1935
Birthday: July 21, 1934

The Dog is a Yin,
and is the Eleventh sign of the Chinese horoscope.


Personality and Character Cards:
Personality and character cards are identical!

Edolphus Towns's Personality Tarot Card The Hermit - Personality Card

Birthday: July 21, 1934

A time for soul searching and meditation; a need for patience and solitude.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

Edolphus Towns's Growth Tarot Card The Lovers

Birthday: July 21, 2021

A relationship or love affair with a trial or choice involved.




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