Orville Freeman’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 9, 1918

Death Date

Feb 20, 2003

Age of Death

84 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Feb 20, 2003



The politician Orville Freeman died at the age of 84. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Politician and Democrat who was the Governor of Minnesota from 1955 to 1961. He served as the agriculture secretary under the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, promoting food assistance to the poor.

He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, his family of Swedish and Norwegian background.

Later, Freeman headed two consulting businesses and practiced law in Washington, DC. Freeman died from complications of Alzheimer’s disease on February 20, 2003, in Minneapolis.