Edward Danner

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Edward Danner
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Member of the Nebraska Legislature
from the 11th district
In office
January 5, 1965 – January 26, 1970
Preceded byRoss Rasmussen
Succeeded byGeorge Althouse
Member of the Nebraska Legislature
from the 5th district
In office
January 1, 1963 – January 5, 1965
Preceded byJohn Adams Sr.
Succeeded byEugene Mahoney
Personal details
Edward Ray Danner

February 14, 1900
Guthrie, Oklahoma
DiedJanuary 26, 1970(1970-01-26) (aged 69)
Omaha, Nebraska
Political partyDemocratic

Edward Ray Danner (February 14, 1900 – January 26, 1970) was a Democratic politician from Omaha who served in the Unicameral Nebraska Legislature from 1963 until his death in 1970. As a Senator, he championed civil rights legislation, including the Nebraska Fair Employment Act, and successfully repealed Nebraska's ban on interracial marriage.[1]