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Frank Porter Graham
Birth: Oct. 14, 1886
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1972
Chapel Hill
Orange County
North Carolina, USA

US Senator, University President. He began teaching at the University of North Carolina in 1915, but left to enlist in the United States Army during World War I, and achieved the rank of First Lieutenant. He returned to UNC to continue teaching. In 1930, he became the president of the University of North Carolina. He remained the president until being appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate in 1949. He only served until 1950 when he lost election. Following his term in the Senate, he worked in various capacities for the United Nations between 1951 and 1968, including serving as mediator between India and Pakistan in their border dispute over Kashmir. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
Family links: 
  Alexander Graham (1844 - 1934)
  Catherine Bryan Sloan Graham (1855 - 1939)
  Marian Drane Graham (1899 - 1967)*
  David Sloan Graham (1875 - 1918)*
  Archibald Wright Graham (1876 - 1965)*
  Neill Ray Graham (1879 - 1914)*
  Mary Graham (1881 - 1975)*
  Harriet D Graham (1884 - 1966)*
  Frank Porter Graham (1886 - 1972)
  George Graham (1889 - 1962)*
  Catherine Graham Sanders (1893 - 1980)*
  Anne Graham Shanks (1896 - 1990)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Chapel Hill Cemetery
Chapel Hill
Orange County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 4, Plot F13
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Nov 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8073685
Frank Porter Graham
Added by: Tim Crutchfield
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- Mike Caldwell
 Added: Feb. 16, 2017
A good man. Rest in peace.
- Michael
 Added: Nov. 18, 2016

- quebecoise
 Added: Jun. 9, 2015
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