Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


 Profile of  Robert E. Hannegan
Robert
Brief profile :
Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service, 1943-1945
Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, 1944-1947
Postmaster General, 1945-1947
 
Personal Papers :  Robert E. Hannegan Papers
 
Online Photos: Hannegan photos
 
Biographical sketch :  
1903 (June 30) Born, St. Louis, Missouri
1925 LL.B., St. Louis University
1925-1942 Private legal practice, St. Louis
1933-1942 Chairman, Democratic City Committee of St. Louis
1942-1943 Collector of Internal Revenue, Eastern District of Missouri
1943-1945 Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service
1944-1947 Chairman, Democratic National Committee
1945-47 Postmaster General of the United States
1947-49 President, Cardinals National League Baseball Organization
1949 (October 6) Died, St. Louis, Missouri