Barbara Boxer Birthday, Date of Birth

Barbara Boxer

Barbara Levy Boxer (born November 11, 1940) is a retired American politician who served as a United States senator for California from 1993 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1983 to 1993.

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Boxer graduated from George Wingate High School and Brooklyn College. She worked as a stockbroker for several years before moving to California with her husband. During the 1970s, she worked as a journalist for the Pacific Sun and as an aide to U.S. Representative John L. Burton. She served on the Marin County Board of Supervisors for six years and became the board's first female president. With the slogan "Barbara Boxer Gives a Damn", she was elected to the United States House of Representatives in 1982, representing California District 6. She sat on the House Armed Services Committee, and was involved in government oversight, passing several procurement reforms.

Boxer won the 1992 election for the U.S. Senate. She previously held the record for the most votes in any U.S. Senate election in history, having received 6.96 million votes in her 2004 re-election, until her colleague, Dianne Feinstein, the senior senator from California, surpassed that number in her 2012 re-election. Boxer and Feinstein were the first female pair of U.S. Senators representing any state at the same time. Boxer was the ranking member of the Environment and Public Works Committee and the vice chair of the Select Committee on Ethics. She was also the Democratic Chief Deputy Whip. Although generally identified with the San Francisco Bay Area, where her political career began, Boxer now lives in the Coachella Valley.

At the time of her retirement, Boxer ranked eleventh in seniority in the United States Senate, and was the most senior junior Senator from the retirement of Tom Harkin in January 2015 until her own retirement two years later. She was also dean of the California Congressional Delegation, despite being the Junior Senator from California, as she spent 10 years as a US Representative for California's 6th district before being elected to the Senate in 1993.

On January 8, 2015, Boxer announced that she would not seek re-election in 2016. She was succeeded by former California Attorney General Kamala Harris.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Monday, November 11, 1940
Place of Birth
Brooklyn
Age
80
Star Sign

The November 11, 1940 was a Monday under the star sign of . It was the 315 day of the year. President of the United States was Franklin D. Roosevelt.

If you were born on this day, you are 80 years old. Your last birthday was on the Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 152 days ago. Your next birthday is on Thursday, November 11, 2021, in 212 days. You have lived for 29,372 days, or about 704,940 hours, or about 42,296,415 minutes, or about seconds.

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11th of November 1940 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on November 11, 1940

Advertising News and Notes; Kelvinator Offers New Models

Date: 12 November 1940

Offers new refrigerator models

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News and Notes of the Advertising Field; Bates Opens Agency Dec. 2

Date: 11 November 1940

To open ad agency

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CAROL SHOCKED BY QUAKE; Ex-Ruler of Rumania Wires Son for News--Lupescu Weeps

Date: 11 November 1940

Bulgaria shock causes damage

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NEWS OF THE STAGE; John Halliday to Play Opposite Ina Claire in Behrman Comedy--'Kind Lady' Will Close Nov. 30

Date: 11 November 1940

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SCREEN NEWS HERE AND IN HOLLYWOOD; Joan Blondell and Dick Powell to Star in 'Model Wife,' to Be Directed by Leigh Jason 'SEVEN SINNERS' TO OPEN Arrives at the Rivoli Saturday --'Northwest Mounted' Sets Mark at Paramount

Date: 12 November 1940

By DOUGLAS W. CHURCHILL Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Douglas CHURCHILL

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Columbia Seeks Snappier Attack For Saturday's Game With Navy; Coaches Drive Entire Squad in Signal Drill --N.Y.U. Prepares for Contest at Penn State--Other Local Football News

Date: 12 November 1940

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SCREEN NEWS HERE AND IN HOLLYWOOD; Frank Lloyd Buys Rights to 'l, James Lewis'--Robert Sterling Signed by Metro 7 NEW FILMS THIS WEEK 'Fantasia,' 'You'll Find Out,' 'Kit Carson' and 'Youth Will Be Served' to Arrive

Date: 11 November 1940

By DOUGLAS W. CHURCHILL Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Douglas CHURCHILL

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NEWS OF MARKETS IN EUROPEAN CITIES; Investment Interest in London Switches From Gilt-Edge Section to Industrials BERLIN BOERSE TIGHTENS Most Leading Issues Advance 2% or Better--Reaction Develops in Amsterdam

Date: 12 November 1940

Wireless to THE NEW YORK TIMES

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Report Japanese Ships Sunk

Date: 11 November 1940

Chinese Central News Agency repts Japanese warship and transport sunk, Yangtze River

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RADIO TODAY

Date: 12 November 1940

Ed on those depicting Hollywood life

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