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CAPPS, Walter Holden, (husband of Lois Capps),
a Representative from California; born in Omaha, Nebr., May 5, 1934;
B.S., Portland State University, Portland, Oreg., 1958; B.D., Augustana
Theological Seminary, Rock Island, Ill.,1960; S.T.M., Yale University Divinity
School, New Haven, Conn., 1961; M.A., Yale University, New Haven, Conn., 1963;
Ph.D, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.,1965; professor of Religious Studies,
University of California, Santa Barbara, Calif., 1964-1996; elected as a
Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth Congress and served from January 3, 1997,
until his death of a heart attack at Dulles Airport on October 28, 1997;
interment in Santa Barbara Cemetery, Santa Barbara, Calif.
BibliographyCapps, Walter H.
Religious Studies: The Making of a Discipline. Minneapolis:
Fortress Press, 1995.