Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr. (Mey 27, 1911 – Januar 13, 1978) wis an American politeecian wha served as the 38t Vice Preses o the Unitit States unner Preses Lyndon B. Johnson frae 1965 tae 1969. Humphrey twace served in the Unitit States Senate, representin Minnesota frae 1949 tae 1964 an 1971 tae 1978. He wis the nominee o the Democratic Pairty in the 1968 presidential election, losin tae the Republican nominee Richard M. Nixon.

Hubert Humphrey
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38t Vice Preses o the Unitit States
In office
Januar 20, 1965 – Januar 20, 1969
PresesLyndon B. Johnson
Precedit biLyndon B. Johnson
Succeedit biSpiro Agnew
Unitit States Senator
frae Minnesota
In office
Januar 3, 1971 – Januar 13, 1978
Precedit biEugene McCarthy
Succeedit biMuriel Humphrey
In office
Januar 3, 1949 – December 29, 1964
Precedit biJoseph H. Ball
Succeedit biWalter Mondale
1st Deputy Preses pro tempore o the Unitit States Senate
In office
Januar 3, 1977 – Januar 13, 1978
PresesJames Eastland
LeaderRobert Byrd
Precedit biInaugural holder
Succeedit biGeorge J. Mitchell (1987)
14t Unitit States Senate Majority Whip
In office
Januar 3, 1961 – December 29, 1964
LeaderMike Mansfield
Precedit biMike Mansfield
Succeedit biRussell B. Long
35t Mayor o Minneapolis
In office
Julie 2, 1945 – November 30, 1948
Precedit biMarvin L. Kline
Succeedit biEric G. Hoyer
Personal details
BornHubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr.
27 Mey 1911(1911-05-27)
Wallace, South Dakota, U.S.
Dee'd13 Januar 1978(1978-01-13) (aged 66)
Waverly, Minnesota, U.S.
Poleetical pairtyDemocratic
Ither poleetical
affiliations
Democratic-Farmer-Labour
Spoose(s)Muriel Buck Humphrey
Bairns
ResidenceWaverly, Minnesota, U.S.
Alma mater
ReligionCongregationalism (United Kirk o Christ)/United Methodist
SignaturCursive signatur in ink