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Robert M. La Follette, Jr.

Personal data
Date of birthFebruary 6, 1895
Place of birthMadison, Wisconsin
Date of deathFebruary 24, 1953(age 58)
Place of deathWashington, D.C.
NationalityAmerican
Political partyRepublican
Wisconsin Progressive Party
SpouseRachel Wilson Young
In officeSeptember 30, 1925 - January 3, 1947
Succeeded byJoseph McCarthy
Preceded byRobert M. La Follette, Sr.

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Robert Marion "Young Bob" La Follette, Jr. (February 6, 1895 - February 24, 1953) was an American senator from Wisconsin from 1925 to 1947, the son of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., the brother of Philip La Follette, and Fola La Follette, whose husband was the playwright George Middleton.


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