Edmund P. Radwan

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Edmund Radwan, Congressman from New York

Edmund Patrick Radwan (September 22, 1911 – September 7, 1959) was an American politician from New York.


He was born on September 22, 1911, in Buffalo, New York, of Polish descent.[1] He attended the public schools, and graduated from University of Buffalo Law School in 1934. Radwan was the athletics coach of East High School in Buffalo from 1929 to 1934.

He was admitted to the bar in 1935, and practiced law in Buffalo. He was Attorney of the Village of Sloan from 1938 to 1940. During World War II he served as a corporal in the United States Army from 1943 to 1945.

Radwan was a member of the New York State Senate (54th D.) from 1946 to 1950, sitting in the 165th, 166th and 167th New York State Legislatures.

He was elected as a Republican to the 82nd, 83rd, 84th and 85th United States Congresses, holding office from January 3, 1951, to January 3, 1959.

He died on September 7, 1959, in Buffalo, New York; and was buried at the St. Stanislaus Cemetery there.

Edmund Radwan Signature (1952)


  1. ^ Edmund Patrick Radwan. The Polish American Encyclopedia. 2008.

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New York State Senate
Preceded by
Stephen J. Wojtkowiak
New York State Senate
54th District

Succeeded by
Stanley J. Bauer
United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Anthony F. Tauriello
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 43rd congressional district

Succeeded by
Daniel A. Reed
Preceded by
Harold C. Ostertag
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 41st congressional district

Succeeded by
Thaddeus J. Dulski