1889 – Governor Oscar Rennebohm born

On this day was born in Leeds, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Rennebohm was elected lieutenant governor under Walter S. Goodland and took over as governor when Goodland died in 1947. Oscar Rennebohm served as Wisconsin’s governor from 1947 to 1951. He died on October 15, 1968. [Source: by Nancy G. Williams]