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Nancy Landon Kassebaum Baker

(1932-)

  • Born in Topeka, followed father’s career in politics
  • Served as United States senator 1978 to 1997
  • First woman to represent Kansas in the U.S. Senate
  • Known as a leader in health care legislation
  • Inspired young women to pursue careers in politics

Find more information about Nancy Landon Kassebaum Baker in Kansapedia.

In 2011 Nancy Landon Kassebaum Baker was selected as one of the 25 Notable Kansans by Governor Brownback's Blue Ribbon Panel for Kansas history.

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