James Strom Thurmond, Sr. (1902-2003) served as governor of South Carolina from 1947-1951.  He served in the United States Senate for 48 years.

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James Strom Thurmond (December 5, 1902—June 26, 2003) served 48 years as United States Senator from South Carolina. He was Governor of South Carolina from 1947-1951 and ran for President in 1948 as...