John D. Driggs

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John D. Driggs
50th Mayor of Phoenix
In office
January 2, 1970 – January 2, 1974
Preceded byMilton H. Graham
Succeeded byTimothy A. Barrow
Personal details
Born(1927-06-16)June 16, 1927
Douglas, Arizona
DiedDecember 11, 2014(2014-12-11) (aged 87)
Phoenix, Arizona
ChildrenAdam Driggs, 5 others

John Douglas Driggs (June 16, 1927 – December 11, 2014) was an American politician. He served as mayor of Phoenix, Arizona from 1970 to 1974.


He was an alumnus of Stanford University, where he earned an MBA degree. He then worked for Western Savings.[1][2]

John D. Driggs was married to Gail and had five sons, 19 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

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