Leaders From Maine

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Maine has produced a number of Leaders who have made it big. These include Nelson Rockefeller, Susan Collins, Hannibal Hamlin, Paul LePage, Joshua Chamberlain and others.
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Nelson Rockefeller
(41st Vice President of the United States (1974 - 1977))
Nelson Rockefeller
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Birthdate: July 8, 1908
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: January 26, 1979
Grandson of businessman John D. Rockefeller, Nelson Rockefeller was the U.S. vice president from 1975 to 1977 and the New York governor from 1959 to 1973. An arts connoisseur, he was the president of the Museum of Modern Art. He had also worked with Franklin Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman.
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Hannibal Hamlin
(15th Vice President of the U.S.A)
Hannibal Hamlin
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Birthdate: August 27, 1809
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: July 4, 1891

Hannibal Hamlin was an American politician and attorney whose public service career spanned more than five decades. The 15th vice president of the US, Hamlin is often counted among the most influential politicians from the state of Maine. Several places in the US, especially in Maine, have been named in his honor. There are also statues in Hannibal Hamlin's likeness.  

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Joshua Chamberlain
(Educator & War Hero)
Joshua Chamberlain
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Birthdate: September 8, 1828
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 24, 1914
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Edmund S. Muskie
(United States Secretary of State)
Edmund S. Muskie
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Birthdate: March 28, 1914
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: March 26, 1996
 5 
Olympia Snowe
(Businesswoman)
Olympia Snowe
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Birthdate: February 21, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
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Susan Collins
(United States Senator from Maine)
Susan Collins
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Birthdate: December 7, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
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Margaret Chase Smith
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Birthdate: December 14, 1897
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 29, 1995
 8 
George J. Mitchell
(United States Special Envoy for Middle East Peace (2009-2011))
George J. Mitchell
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Birthdate: August 20, 1933
Sun Sign: Leo
 9 
William S. Cohen
(Politician)
William S. Cohen
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Birthdate: August 28, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
 10 
Paul LePage
(74th Governor of Maine)
Paul LePage
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Birthdate: October 9, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
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Janet Mills
(Politician)
Janet Mills
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Birthdate: December 30, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
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Oliver Otis Howard
(Military Officer)
Oliver Otis Howard
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Birthdate: November 8, 1830
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: October 26, 1909
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William Whipple
(Politician, Officer)
William Whipple
3
Birthdate: January 14, 1730
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: November 28, 1785
 14 
Scott Brown
(Former United States Senator from Massachusetts)
Scott Brown
3
Birthdate: September 12, 1959
Sun Sign: Virgo
 15 
Rufus King
(Politician)
Rufus King
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Birthdate: March 24, 1755
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: April 29, 1827
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Dennis C. Blair
(Military Officer)
Dennis C. Blair
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Birthdate: February 4, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 17 
Thomas Reed
(Politician, Lawyer)
Thomas Reed
2
Birthdate: October 18, 1839
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: December 7, 1902
 18 
Neal Dow
(Advocate)
Neal Dow
2
Birthdate: March 20, 1804
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: October 2, 1897
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Henry Styles Bridges
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Birthdate: September 9, 1898
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: November 26, 1961
 20 
John Albion Andrew
(Politician)
John Albion Andrew
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Birthdate: May 31, 1818
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: October 30, 1867
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Edith Nourse Rogers
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Birthdate: March 19, 1881
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: September 10, 1960
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Edward Preble
(Naval commander)
Edward Preble
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Birthdate: August 15, 1761
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: August 25, 1807
 23 
John Davis Long
(Lawyer, Politician & Writer)
John Davis Long
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Birthdate: October 27, 1838
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: August 28, 1915
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William Pepperrell
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Birthdate: June 27, 1696
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: July 6, 1759
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Albert William Stevens
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Birthdate: March 13, 1886
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: March 26, 1949
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Alzina Stevens
(Social Reformer)
Alzina Stevens
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Birthdate: May 27, 1849
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: June 3, 1900