WHITEHURST, George William, a Representative from Virginia; born in Norfolk, Va., March 12,
1925; graduated from Maury High School, Norfolk, Va., 1942; B.A., Washington
and Lee University, Lexington, Va., 1950; M.A., University of Virginia,
Charlottesville, Va., 1951; Ph.D., West Virginia University, Morgantown, W.Va.,
1962; United States Navy, aviation radioman in the Pacific Theater, 1943-1946;
faculty, member, Old Dominion College, Norfolk, Va., 1950-1968 and 1987 to
present; journalist, WTAR-TV, Norfolk, Va., 1962-1968; elected as a Republican
to the Ninety-first and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1969-January 3, 1987); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundredth
Congress in 1986; is a resident of Norfolk, Va.
BibliographyWhitehurst, G. William.
Diary of a Congressman. 2 vols. Norfolk: The Donning Company,