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Biography - A Short Wiki
Politician and Democrat who was a Wisconsin Senator from 1963 to 1981. He was notably the driving force behind the founding of Earth Day.
He had children named Tia, Gaylord, and Jeffrey with Carrie Lee Dotson, whom he married in 1947.
How did Gaylord Nelson die?
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||89 years|
|Birthday||June 4, 1916|
|Death date||July 3, 2005|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
We must recognize that we’re all part of a web of life around the world. Anytime you extinguish a species, the consequences are serious.Gaylord Nelson
The issues are by some geometric number – 100 or 200 or 500 – times more complicated today than we appreciated them to be when Franklin Roosevelt was around.Gaylord Nelson
I think the internal combustion engine will disappear from the streets of our cities in the next thirty years because transportation will be mass transportation, or probably electrical power.Gaylord Nelson
If we continue to address the issue of the environment where we live as though we’re the only species that lives here, we’ll create a disaster for ourselves.Gaylord Nelson
In the state of Wisconsin it’s mandated that teachers in the social sciences and hard sciences have to start giving environmental education by the first grade, through high school.Gaylord Nelson