John Miller (Virginia politician)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
John Miller
Member of the Virginia Senate
from the 1st district
In office
January 2008 – April 4, 2016
Preceded byMarty Williams
Succeeded byMonty Mason
Personal details
Born(1947-12-09)December 9, 1947
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
DiedApril 4, 2016(2016-04-04) (aged 68)
Newport News, Virginia
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Sharron Kitchen Miller
Alma materNorthern Illinois University[1]
ProfessionJournalist, educator

John C. Miller (December 9, 1947 – April 4, 2016) was an American politician. A Democrat, he was elected to the Senate of Virginia in 2007. He represented the 1st district on the Virginia Peninsula, which comprises the city of Williamsburg, parts of the city of Suffolk, parts of York County, James City County and the cities of Hampton and Newport News. Miller died of a heart attack in April 2016.[2]


Senator Miller tried to build a reputation of working with other members of the General Assembly, regardless of party affiliation. He was a founding member of the Commonwealth Caucus.


  1. ^ "Senate of Virginia". Retrieved 5 April 2016.
  2. ^ Newport News state Sen. John Miller dies

External links[edit]