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Former Senators

• Living Former Senators:
Alphabetical | By State

• Deceased Senators:
Since 2000 | Died in Office

Senators Interred in Congressional Cemetery

All Senators (1789 to Present)

For additional lists visit Facts & Milestones

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The Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress provides brief biographies of all current and former members of Congress. The Featured Biographies section of the website provides biographies of selected senators.

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Find photographs and paintings of former senators using the portrait collection from the U.S. Senate's collection of art, the U.S. Senate Historical Office's photo collection, or the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress.

Researching Senators' Papers
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