Maryon Pittman Allen
United States SenatorDied when: 92 years 235 days (1111 months)
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Maryon Allen (née Pittman;November 30, 1925 – July 23, 2018) was an American journalist who served as United States Senator from Alabama for five months in 1978, after her husband, Senator James B.
Allen, died in office.She held no public office prior to her appointment to her husband's old senate seat.She was appointed by segregationist Democratic Alabama Governor George Wallace.