William Henry Dietrich

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William Henry Dietrich was an lawyer and Democratic politician from Illinois. He was a state legislator, U.S. Representative, and U.S. Senator.

Born: March 31, 1876, Cooperstown, Illinois

Died: October 12, 1940, Springfield, Illinois (aged 64)

United States Senator from Illinois

In office: March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1939

After returning to his law practice. He died in Springfield, Illinois during a business trip.

Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois's at-large district

In office: March 4, 1931 – March 3, 1933

Illinois House of Representatives

He was elected in 1916, and re-elected in 1918, serving from 1917 to 1921.