|Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives, Gift of the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress
APPLEGATE, Douglas Earl, a Representative from Ohio; born in Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio, March
27, 1928; attended the public schools; graduated, Steubenville High School, 1947; engaged in real
estate business; served in the Ohio house of representatives, 1961-1969; Ohio senate, 1969-1976;
delegate to Democratic National Convention, 1964; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-fifth and to
the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1977-January 3, 1995); not a candidate for reelection to
the One Hundred Fourth Congress.