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Howard W. Cannon
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Birth Date:January 26, 1912
Astrology Sign:Aquarius
Chinese Sign:Pig - Yin
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Died Date:March 5, 2002

Occupation:US Politician

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Howard W. Cannon

Biography:Howard W. Cannon (January 26, 1912-March 5, 2002) was an American politician. He served as a United States Senator from Nevada from 1959 until 1983 as a member of the Democratic Party.

Cannon was born in Saint George, Utah. He attended the Arizona state teacher's college and the University of Arizona law school. He became a lawyer in Arizona, Nevada and Utah, being accepted to the bar in all three states. In World War II he served in the United States Army Air Corps.

In 1949 Cannon was elected city attorney of Las Vegas, Nevada and reelected three times. In 1958 he was elected to the United States Senate.

In 1964 Cannon voted for the Civil Rights Act. In the Senate, he was known as a moderate in the Democratic Party. He had an interest in the rules and administration of the Congress, serving as chairman of several committees on that subject, including the rules committee and the inaugural arrangements committee.

Cannon served four terms in the United States Senate; he was reelected in 1964, 1970 and 1976. In 1982 Cannon was defeated for reelection by Republican Chic Hecht. Cannon retired from politics and died in Las Vegas.

Members of the Cannon Political Family George Q. Cannon • John Taylor • Angus Cannon • Martha Hughes Cannon John Q. Cannon • William Whitaker Taylor • Frank Cannon • Annie Wells Cannon • George M. Cannon • Joseph J. Cannon • Edwin Q. Cannon • Cavendish Cannon Edwin B. Cannon • Howard Cannon • Donald Cannon • Joe Cannon • Chris Cannon

Chinese Horoscope for Howard W. Cannon
Includes characteristics and Vices
Howard W. Cannon's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: January 30, 1911 - February 17, 1912
Birthday: January 26, 1912

The Pig is a Yin,
and is the Twelfth sign of the Chinese horoscope.


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

Howard W. Cannon's Personality Tarot Card The Emperor - Personality Card

Birthday: January 26, 1912

Material success, stability, authority and ambition.

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Based on this year's birthday

Howard W. Cannon's Growth Tarot Card Justice

Birthday: January 26, 2018

Balance, wisdom and a need for rational, logical solutions.




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