Bronson M. Cutting

Bronson M. Cutting's Death

Born (Birthday) June 23, 1888

Death Date May 6, 1935

Age of Death 46 years

Cause of Death Aviation Accident and Incident

Place of Death Atlanta, Missouri, United States

Profession Politician

The politician Bronson M. Cutting died at the age of 46. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Republican Senator from New Mexico who served from 1927 to 1935 and helped establish freedom of the press.

He served in a diplomatic post in England and as chairman of the New Mexican State Penitentiary before election to the Senate in 1927.

While an officer, he opposed a modification to the law that would have disallowed printed material considered treasonous, and ultimately succeeded in getting that provision stripped.

Personal Life

He was born in Long Island, New York, the third of four children born to William Bayard Cutting, a New York financier.

Martin Heinrich was another prominent New Mexico senator.

How did Bronson M. Cutting die?

On May 6, 1935, on his way from Albuquerque to Washington, D.C., Cutting died in the crash of TWA Flight 6 (a Douglas DC-3) in bad weather near Atlanta, Missouri.