American lawyer, politician and judgeDied when: 87 years 162 days (1049 months)
Star Sign: Cancer
Eugene Edward Siler Sr. (June 26, 1900 – December 5, 1987) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Kentucky between 1955 and 1965.
He was the only member of the House of Representatives to oppose (by pairing against) the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution.
That resolution authorized deeper involvement of the United States in the Vietnam War.
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