Jim Oberstar gestures while giving a speech during the 8th District DFL Convention at Spirit Mountain in Duluth in May 2012. (Clint Austin / firstname.lastname@example.org)
Timeline: Jim Oberstar, 1934-2014
1952: Graduates from Chisholm High School1956: Graduates from College of St. Thomas in St. Paul with majors in French and political science.
- Sept. 10, 1934: Jim Oberstar born in Chisholm.
1957: Receives master’s degree in European Studies form the College of Europe in Belgium.1959: Begins four years of work in Haiti teaching French and Creole to U.S.
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