How Did Gaylord Nelson Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Gaylord Nelson death

The politician Gaylord Nelson passed away at age 89, impressive.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Politician and Democrat who was a Wisconsin Senator from 1963 to 1981. He was notably the driving force behind the founding of Earth Day.

He had children named Tia, Gaylord, and Jeffrey with Carrie Lee Dotson, whom he married in 1947.

How did Gaylord Nelson die?

Heart Attack caused Gaylord Nelson's death in 2005.

Information about the death of Gaylord Nelson
Cause of deathHeart Attack
Age of death89 years
BirthdayJune 4, 1916
Death dateJuly 3, 2005
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


Teddy Roosevelt of course was a great outdoorsman all his life.

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Franklin Roosevelt was very concerned about environmental issues.

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The most important environmental issue is one that is rarely mentioned, and that is the lack of a conservation ethic in our culture.

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Loads of chemicals and hazardous wastes have been introduced into the atmosphere that didn’t even exist in 1948. The environmental condition of the planet is far worse than it was 42 years ago.

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The issues are by some geometric number – 100 or 200 or 500 – times more complicated today than we appreciated them to be when Franklin Roosevelt was around.

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