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Carl Albert
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54th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
In office
January 21, 1971 – January 3, 1977
PresidentRichard Nixon
Gerald Ford
Preceded byJohn William McCormack
Succeeded byTip O'Neill
House Majority Leader
In office
January 10, 1962 – January 3, 1971
DeputyHale Boggs
Preceded byJohn William McCormack
Succeeded byHale Boggs
House Majority Whip
In office
January 3, 1955 – January 10, 1962
LeaderJohn William McCormack
Preceded byLeslie C. Arends
Succeeded byHale Boggs
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Oklahoma's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1977
Preceded byPaul Stewart
Succeeded byWes Watkins
Personal details
Carl Bert Albert

May 10, 1908(1908-05-10)
McAlester, Oklahoma
DiedFebruary 4, 2000(2000-02-04) (aged 91)
McAlester, Oklahoma
Resting placeOak Hill Memorial Park McAlester, Oklahoma
Political partyDemocratic
Alma materUniversity of Oklahoma
St Peter's College, Oxford
Military service
Branch/serviceUnited States Army
Years of service1941-1946
RankLieutenant Colonel
Battles/warsWorld War II

Carl Bert Albert (May 10, 1908 – February 4, 2000) was an American lawyer and a Democratic American politician from Oklahoma. He served as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1971 to 1977.

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