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American Al FRANKEN

born Alan Stuart FRANKEN

American politician

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on May 21, 1951 in New York City, New York, USA


Franken was born in New York City, to Joseph Franken, a printing salesman, and Phoebe (Kunst), a real estate agent. The family later moved to St. Louis Park, Minnesota, a suburb near Minneapolis. His older brother Owen is a photojournalist, and his cousin Bob is a journalist for MSNBC. Franken graduated from The Blake School in 1969, where he was a member of the wrestling team. Franken attended Harvard University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts cum laude degree in government in 1973.

Source :  http://www.wikipedia.org/

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- Category American politician