A. Oakey Hall
American mayorDied when: 72 years 73 days (866 months)
Star Sign: Leo
Abraham Oakey Hall (July 26, 1826 – October 7, 1898) was an American politician, lawyer, and writer.He served as Mayor of New York from 1869 to 1872 as a Democrat.
Hall, known as "Elegant Oakey", was a model of serenity and respectability.Recent historians have disputed the older depiction of Hall as corrupt or as a front man for a corrupt political order.