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Henrik Shipstead

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Henrik Shipstead
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U.S. Senate, Minnesota
Former officeholder
In office
March 4, 1923 – January 3, 1947
BirthdayJanuary 8, 1881
Place of birthKandiyohi County, Minnesota


Henrik Shipstead (January 8, 1881 – June 26, 1960), was a member of the U.S. Senate from the state of Minnesota from 1923 to 1947. He was first elected as a Farmer-Laborite and served as a member of the party until being elected as a Republican in 1940.[1]


Political offices
Preceded by
Frank B. Kellogg
U.S. Senate - Minnesota
March 4, 1923 – January 3, 1947
Succeeded by
Edward John Thye