Dwain Lingenfelter
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Dwain Lingenfelter

Politician
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Born Feb 27, 1949
Age 65
Hometown Shaunavon, Saskat...
Political Party Saskatchewan New ...
Alma Mater University of Sas...

Dwain Lingenfelter is a businessman, farmer, politician and former Leader of the Saskatchewan New Democratic Party. Lingenfelter won the leadership of the Saskatchewan New Democratic Party on June 6, 2009. He resigned as leader on November 7, 2011. Previously, he has served as the president of the party.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1949 Birth Born on February 27, 1949.

TWENTIES

1978 29 Years Old Lingenfelter was first elected to the Legislature in the constituency of Shaunavon in 1978, then re-elected in 1982 but then defeated in 1986. … Read More

THIRTIES

1982 33 Years Old Lingenfelter was one of nine New Democratic Party members elected to the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan, after the landslide win of the Progressive Conservative Party of Saskatchewan. From 1982 to 1986, Lingenfelter served as the Opposition House Leader; during this time he earned the moniker "one man NDP rat pack"
1986 37 Years Old After being defeated in the 1986 Saskatchewan provincial election, Lingenfelter ran and won the race to be President of the Saskatchewan New Democratic Party in June 1987.
1988 39 Years Old On May 4, 1988 Lingenfelter won a by-election in the constituency of Regina Elphinstone, previously held by Blakeney, and received 77.33% of the popular vote.

FORTIES

1991 42 Years Old He was re-elected in the 1991 provincial election. … Read More

FIFTIES

2000 51 Years Old 1 More Event
As deputy premier, Lingenfelter was viewed as a likely candidate to succeed Romanow as leader of the Saskatchewan New Democratic Party, but in July 2000 he announced that he was leaving provincial politics and seeking opportunities in the private sector.
2008 59 Years Old On October 30, 2008, Lingenfelter was the first candidate to announce his candidacy to replace Lorne Calvert as the Leader of the Saskatchewan New Democrats at the June 6, 2009 leadership convention. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2009 60 Years Old …  Lingenfelter won the leadership of the Saskatchewan New Democratic Party on June 6, 2009.
2011 62 Years Old 1 More Event
He resigned as leader on November 7, 2011. … Read More
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