Culbert Olson

Culbert Olson


Significant Facts

Born: November 7, 1876 in Fillmore, Utah
Died: April 13, 1962 in Los Angeles, California
Married: Kate Jeremy in 1905
Political Party: Democrat


Father: George Daniel
Mother: Delilah King
Wife: Nellie E. Boronson-Day (1st wife) and Kate Jeremy
Children: Richard, Dean and John

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Did You Know?

  • Olson was the first Democrat elected to the governorship of California in forty years
  • Olson was a committed atheist. He became President of the United Secularists of America (USA) in 1957, and remained in that position until his death in 1962