Norman R. Klug

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Norman R. Klug (June 9, 1905 – October 24, 1966) was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly and a president of the Miller Brewing Company.[1][2][3][4]

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.[5] He attended Washington High School before attending Marquette University, eventually graduating from Marquette University Law School in 1927. He became a vice president at Miller and following the death of Fred Miller in a plane crash in 1954, Klug became the first outside the Miller family to head the company.[1][2]

Klug died at age 61 of a heart attack.[3][4][6]


Klug was first elected to the Assembly in 1928. He was a Republican.


  1. ^ a b "Klug named president at Miller". Milwaukee Sentinel. December 21, 1954. p. 1. 
  2. ^ a b "Norman Klug is picked to head Miller brewery". Milwaukee Journal. December 21, 1954. p. 1. 
  3. ^ a b "Norman Klug, Miller brewery president, dies". Milwaukee Sentinel. October 25, 1966. p. 1. 
  4. ^ a b "Miller brewery chief, Norman R. Klug, dies". Milwaukee Journal. October 25, 1966. p. 1. 
  5. ^ Members of the Assembly. Wisconsin Blue Book. Retrieved 2013-11-27. 
  6. ^ "Miller Brewing Head Succumbs". Janesville Daily Gazette. October 25, 1966. p. 1. Retrieved August 21, 2014 – via  open access publication – free to read