Tom Connally
Historical Figure
Nationality: United States
Date of Birth: 1877
Date of Death: 1963
Cause of Death: Pneumonia
Religion: Protestantism
Occupation: Politician
Political Party: Democratic Party
Political Office(s): United States Representative from Texas,
United States Senator from Texas
Fictional Appearances:
"News From the Front"
POD: December 8, 1941
Type of Appearance: Contemporary reference
Occupation: United States Senator from Texas

Thomas Terry Connally (August 19, 1877 - October 28, 1963) was an Democratic politician from Texas. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1917-1929, and in the U.S. Senate from 1929-1953. For most of his term as Senator, Connally chaired the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.

Tom Connally in "News From the Front"[]

In December 1941, Tom Connally heavily grilled U.S. Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox about the disaster at Pearl Harbor. That testimony was reported on by The New Yorker.

Political offices
Preceded by
Robert L. Henry
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Texas' 11th congressional district
Succeeded by
Oliver H. Cross
Preceded by
Earle Bradford Mayfield
U.S. Senator from Texas
Succeeded by
Price Daniel