Illinois's 21st congressional district

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The 21st Congressional District of Illinois was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in Illinois. It was eliminated as a result of the 1990 Census. It was last represented by Jerry Costello who was redistricted into the 12th District.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Notes
District created March 4, 1895
No image.svg Everett J. Murphy Republican March 4, 1895 - March 3, 1897
JehuBaker.jpg Jehu Baker Democratic March 4, 1897 - March 3, 1899
WilliamARodenberg.jpg William A. Rodenberg Republican March 4, 1899 - March 3, 1901
FredJKern.jpg Fred J. Kern Democratic March 4, 1901 - March 3, 1903
No image.svg Ben F. Caldwell Democratic March 4, 1903 - March 3, 1905 Redistricted from the 17th district
No image.svg Zeno J. Rives Republican March 4, 1905 - March 3, 1907
No image.svg Ben F. Caldwell Democratic March 4, 1907 - March 3, 1909
JamesMcMahonGraham.jpg James M. Graham Democratic March 4, 1909 - March 3, 1915
LorenEWheeler.jpg Loren E. Wheeler Republican March 4, 1915 - March 3, 1923
No image.svg J. Earl Major Democratic March 4, 1923 - March 3, 1925
LorenEWheeler.jpg Loren E. Wheeler Republican March 4, 1925 - March 3, 1927
No image.svg J. Earl Major Democratic March 4, 1927 - March 3, 1929
No image.svg Frank M. Ramey Republican March 4, 1929 - March 3, 1931
No image.svg J. Earl Major Democratic March 4, 1931 - October 6, 1933 Resigned after becoming judge of the US District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
Vacant October 6, 1933 - January 3, 1935
No image.svg Harry H. Mason Democratic January 3, 1935 - January 3, 1937
FrankWFries.jpg Frank W. Fries Democratic January 3, 1937 - January 3, 1941
GeorgeEvanHowell.jpg George E. Howell Republican January 3, 1941 - October 5, 1947 Resigned after becoming judge of the US Court of Claims
Vacant October 5, 1947 - January 3, 1949
PeterFMackJr.jpg Peter F. Mack, Jr. Democratic January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1963
Kenneth J. Gray.jpg Kenneth J. Gray Democratic January 3, 1963 - January 3, 1973 Redistricted from the 25th district, Redistricted to the 24th district
Edward Rell Madigan - USDA portrait.png Edward R. Madigan Republican January 3, 1973 - January 3, 1983 Redistricted to the 15th district
Charles Melvin Price.jpg Melvin Price Democratic January 3, 1983 - April 22, 1988 Redistricted from the 23rd district, Died
Vacant April 22, 1988 - August 9, 1988
Rep Jerry Costello.jpg Jerry Costello Democratic August 9, 1988 - January 3, 1993 Redistricted to the 12th district
District inactive January 3, 1993 - Present

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