Dale Bumpers

Dale Bumpers

Name Dale Bumpers
Profession Politician
Date of Birth 1925-08-12
Place of Birth Arkansas
Age 90 yrs
Death Date 2016-01-01
Birth Sign Leo

About Dale Bumpers

Arkansas senator from 1975 to 1999 who served on the committees for natural resources and small business. He also serve his state as it’s 38th Governor from 1971 to 1975.

Early Life of Dale Bumpers

His political opponents could not take him seriously, which worked to his advantage in elections.


He was a staunch supporter of keeping the constitution free of any more amendments.

Family Life

His wife Betty Bumpers also served in the Arkansas legislature.

Associated With

He gave an elegant speech during Bill Clinton’s impeachment trial, saying he can’t be convicted under the constitution.

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Betty Bumpers | Political Wife

Betty Bumpers | Political Wife

Name Betty Bumpers
Profession Political Wife
Date of Birth 1925-01-11
Place of Birth Arkansas
Age 93 yrs
Death Date 2018-11-23
Birth Sign Capricorn

About Betty Bumpers

International immunization advocate and wife of former U.S. Senator and Governor of Arkansas Dale Bumpers. She was also a powerful advocate against the proliferation of nuclear weapons during the 1980’s.

Early Life of Betty Bumpers

She was an elementary school teacher and graduate of Iowa State University.


In 1985, she won the Woman of Conscience Award from the National Council of Women of the United States.

Family Life

She had three children with her husband Dale Bumpers, whom she married in 1949.

Associated With

She collaborated with Bill Clinton for the Dale and Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Program.

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