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List of United States Senators from Oklahoma

 

List of United States Senators from Oklahoma

Oklahoma was admitted to the Union on November 16, 1907, and elects senators to Class 2 and Class 3. Its current senators are Republicans James Inhofe and Tom Coburn.

Class 2

# Senator Party Years Congress Term Electoral history
1 Robert L. Owen Democratic December 11, 1907 –
March 4, 1925
60 1 Elected in 1907
61
62
63 2 Re-elected in 1912
64
65
66 3 Re-elected in 1918

Retired
67
68
2 William B. Pine Republican March 4, 1925 –
March 4, 1931
69 4 Elected in 1924

Lost re-election
70
71
3 Thomas Gore Democratic March 4, 1931 –
January 3, 1937
72 5 Elected in 1930

Lost renomination
73
74
4 Joshua B. Lee Democratic January 3, 1937 –
January 3, 1943
75 6 Elected in 1936

Lost re-election
76
77
5 Edward H. Moore Republican January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1949
78 7 Elected in 1942

Retired
79
80
6 Robert S. Kerr Democratic January 3, 1949 –
January 1, 1963
81 8 Elected in 1948
82
83
84 9 Re-elected in 1954
85
86
87 10 Re-elected in 1960

Died
88
Vacant January 1, 1963 –
January 7, 1963
7 J. Howard Edmondson Democratic January 7, 1963 –
November 3, 1964
Appointed to continue Kerr's term

Lost nomination to finish Kerr's term
8 Fred R. Harris Democratic November 3, 1964 –
January 3, 1973
Elected to finish Kerr's term
89
90 11 Re-elected in 1966

Retired
91
92
9 Dewey F. Bartlett Republican January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1979
93 12 Elected in 1972

Retired
94
95
10 David L. Boren Democratic January 3, 1979 –
November 15, 1994
96 13 Elected in 1978
97
98
99 14 Re-elected in 1984
100
101
102 15 Re-elected in 1990

Resigned to become President of the University of Oklahoma
103
Vacant November 15, 1994 –
November 17, 1994
11 Jim Inhofe Republican November 17, 1994 –
Present
Elected to finish Boren's term
104
105 16 Re-elected in 1996
106
107
108 17 Re-elected in 2002
109
110
111 18 Re-elected in 2008
112
113
114 19 Re-elected in 2014

Class 3

# Senator Party Years Congress Term Electoral history
1 Thomas Gore Democratic December 11, 1907 –
March 4, 1921
60 1 Elected in 1907
61 2 Re-elected in 1908
62
63
64 3 Re-elected in 1914

Lost renomination
65
66
2 John W. Harreld Republican March 4, 1921 –
March 4, 1927
67 4 Elected in 1920

Lost re-election
68
69
3 Elmer Thomas Democratic March 4, 1927 –
January 3, 1951
70 5 Elected in 1926
71
72
73 6 Re-elected in 1932
74
75
76 7 Re-elected in 1938
77
78
79 8 Re-elected in 1944

Lost renomination
80
81
4 A. S. Mike Monroney Democratic January 3, 1951 –
January 3, 1969
82 9 Elected in 1950
83
84
85 10 Re-elected in 1956
86
87
88 11 Re-elected in 1962

Lost re-election
89
90
5 Henry Bellmon Republican January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1981
91 12 Elected in 1968
92
93
94 13 Re-elected in 1974

Retired
95
96
6 Don Nickles Republican January 3, 1981 –
January 3, 2005
97 14 Elected in 1980
98
99
100 15 Re-elected in 1986
101
102
103 16 Re-elected in 1992
104
105
106 17 Re-elected in 1998

Retired
107
108
7 Tom Coburn Republican January 3, 2005 –
Present
109 18 Elected in 2004
110
111
112 19 Re-elected in 2010
113
114

See also

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