Dellums, Ronald V., 1935- Member from California (Democrat), U.S. House of Representatives, 1971-98; mayor, Oakland (Calif.), 2007-11
West, Louis Jolyon, 1924- Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oklahoma School of Medicine, circa 1953-69
Rockefeller, Nelson A. 1908-1979.- U.S. undersecretary of health, education and welfare, 1953-54; governor, New York, 1958-73; unsuccessful candidate for Republican presidential nomination, 1964; U.S. vice president, 1974-77
Poole, Cecil F., 1914- Clemency secretary to Governor Brown of California, 1959-61; United States Attorney; U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit judge, 1979- .
Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996. - Governor of California, 1959-67; founding chairman, California Council for Environmental and Economic Balance (1973). Also known as Pat Brown and Edmund G. Brown Sr.
William F. Knowland, U.S. Senator; Majority Leader, U.S. Senate, 1953-55; Minority Leader, U.S. Senate, 1955-59; Candidate for Governor of California, 1958