Bob and his first wife, Phyllis, have one child, Robin Dole, who is 68 years old.
Robin was born in Kansas and raised in Washington, D.C.
She even assisted Bob in his political campaigns, despite the fact that she did not have an official title for her work, she was believed to have given her all.
Is Robin Dole married?
There’s no media coverage of Robin Dole’s personal life. As to whether she is married, nobody knows at the moment.
Her life is mainly private, and little is known about her.
Who is Robin Dole’s mother, Phyllis Holden?
Phyllis Holden worked as an occupational therapist at a veterans’ hospital in Michigan. On October 15, 1954, Phyllis’ daughter Robin was born.
On April 22, 2008, Phyllis Holden passed away. Renal failure was suspected as the reason of Bob Dole’s wife’s death.
Who is Robin Dole’s father, Bob Dole?
Robert Joseph Dole was an American politician who served in the United States Senate from 1969 until 1996, representing Kansas. During the latter 11 years of his presidency, he served as Senate Republican Leader, including three non-consecutive years as Senate Majority Leader.
From 1961 to 1969, he was a member of the United States House of Representatives, where he served for 27 years. In addition to becoming the Republican presidential contender in 1996, Dole was also the vice presidential nominee in 1976.
Bina M. (née Talbott; 1904–1983) and Doran Ray Dole (1901–1975) gave birth to Dole on July 22, 1923, in Russell, Kansas. His father had a small creamery in Russell, where the family had relocated just before Robert was born. The father of Dole’s future Senate colleague Arlen Specter was one of Dole’s father’s customers.
The Doles lived at 1035 North Maple Street in Russell, which served as his official residence during his political career.
Dole graduated from Russell High School in the spring of 1941, and the following autumn enrolled at the University of Kansas. Dole was a star high school basketball player in Russell, and Kansas basketball coach Phog Allen flew to Russell to recruit him to play for the Jayhawks.
Dole was a member of the basketball, track, and football teams while at KU. Dole was a football player who played end. In 1942, he was a teammate of Tennessee Titans founder and longtime owner Bud Adams during Adams’ only football season at Kansas.
Dole was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity at college, and in 1970 he was named “Man of the Year” by the fraternity. Dole’s college studies were interrupted when he served in the United States Army during World War II.
Dole studied at the University of Arizona in Tucson from 1948 to 1949 before transferring to Washburn University in Topeka, where he earned bachelor’s and law degrees in 1952.
Bob Dole married Phyllis Holden, an occupational therapist at a veterans hospital, in Battle Creek, Michigan, in 1948, three months after they met. Their daughter, Robin, was born on October 15, 1954. Dole and Holden divorced January 11, 1972. Holden died on April 22, 2008.