Oldest senators currently living

This is a list of the 100 eldest senators, current or former, currently living.

Key
Template:Dagger Currently serving


Rank Senator Date of birth Senate term State served Party Age (years, days)
1 James L. Buckley March 9, 1923 1971–1977 New York Conservative/Republican caucus Template:Small
Republican Template:Small
Template:Ayd
2 Bob Dole July 22, 1923 1969–1996 Kansas Republican Template:Ayd
3 Daniel J. Evans October 16, 1925 1983–1989 Washington Republican Template:Ayd
4 Mark Andrews May 19, 1926 1981–1987 North Dakota Republican Template:Ayd
5 John Warner February 18, 1927 1979–2009 Virginia Republican Template:Ayd
6 Jim Broyhill August 19, 1927 1986 North Carolina Republican Template:Ayd
7 Walter Mondale January 5, 1928 1964–1976 Minnesota Democratic Template:Ayd
8 Slade Gorton January 8, 1928 1981–1987, 1989–2001 Washington Republican Template:Ayd
9 Lauch Faircloth January 14, 1928 1993–1999 North Carolina Republican Template:Ayd
10 Dick Clark September 14, 1928 1973–1979 Iowa Democratic Template:Ayd
11 Roger Jepsen December 23, 1928 1979–1985 Iowa Republican Template:Ayd
12 David H. Gambrell December 20, 1929 1971–1972 Georgia Democratic Template:Ayd
13 Nicholas F. Brady April 11, 1930 1982 New Jersey Republican Template:Ayd
14 Mike Gravel May 13, 1930 1969–1981 Alaska Democratic Template:Ayd
15 Adlai Stevenson III October 10, 1930 1970–1981 Illinois Democratic Template:Ayd
16 Rudy Boschwitz November 7, 1930 1978–1991 Minnesota Republican Template:Ayd
17 Fred R. Harris November 13, 1930 1964–1973 Oklahoma Democratic Template:Ayd
18 Bill Brock November 23, 1930 1971–1977 Tennessee Republican Template:Ayd
19 Mack Mattingly January 7, 1931 1981–1987 Georgia Republican Template:Ayd
20 James Abourezk February 24, 1931 1973–1979 South Dakota Democratic Template:Ayd
21 Lowell Weicker May 16, 1931 1971–1989 Connecticut Republican Template:Ayd
22 Alan K. Simpson September 2, 1931 1979–1997 Wyoming Republican Template:Ayd
23 J. Bennett Johnston June 10, 1932 1972–1997 Louisiana Democratic Template:Ayd
24 Nancy Kassebaum July 29, 1932 1978–1997 Kansas Republican Template:Ayd
25 Bob Packwood September 11, 1932 1969–1995 Oregon Republican Template:Ayd
26 Jake Garn October 12, 1932 1974–1993 Utah Republican Template:Ayd
27 Paul Sarbanes February 3, 1933 1977–2007 Maryland Democratic Template:Ayd
28 Frank Murkowski March 28, 1933 1981–2002 Alaska Republican Template:Ayd
29 Ben Nighthorse Campbell April 13, 1933 1993–2005 Colorado Democratic Template:Small
Republican Template:Small
Template:Ayd
30 Dianne FeinsteinTemplate:Dagger June 22, 1933 1992–present California Democratic Template:Ayd
31 George J. Mitchell August 20, 1933 1980–1995 Maine Democratic Template:Ayd
32 Pete Wilson August 23, 1933 1983–1991 California Republican Template:Ayd
33 Chuck GrassleyTemplate:Dagger September 17, 1933 1981–present Iowa Republican Template:Ayd
34 Jean Carnahan December 20, 1933 2001–2002 Missouri Democratic Template:Ayd
35 Orrin Hatch March 22, 1934 1977–2019 Utah Republican Template:Ayd
36 Richard ShelbyTemplate:Dagger May 6, 1934 1987–present Alabama Democratic Template:Small
Republican Template:Small
Template:Ayd
37 Carl Levin June 28, 1934 1979–2015 Michigan Democratic Template:Ayd
38 David Durenberger August 19, 1934 1978–1995 Minnesota Republican Template:Ayd
39 David Pryor August 29, 1934 1979–1997 Arkansas Democratic Template:Ayd
40 Jim InhofeTemplate:Dagger November 17, 1934 1994–present Oklahoma Republican Template:Ayd
41 Herb Kohl February 7, 1935 1989–2013 Wisconsin Democratic Template:Ayd
42 Harrison Schmitt July 3, 1935 1977–1983 New Mexico Republican Template:Ayd
43 Bob Krueger September 19, 1935 1993 Texas Democratic Template:Ayd
44 Pat RobertsTemplate:Dagger April 20, 1936 1997–present Kansas Republican Template:Ayd
45 Barbara Mikulski July 20, 1936 1987–2017 Maryland Democratic Template:Ayd
46 Elizabeth Dole July 29, 1936 2003–2009 North Carolina Republican Template:Ayd
47 John Danforth September 5, 1936 1976–1995 Missouri Republican Template:Ayd
48 Jim Sasser September 30, 1936 1977–1995 Tennessee Democratic Template:Ayd
49 Bob Graham November 9, 1936 1987–2005 Florida Democratic Template:Ayd
50 Gary Hart November 28, 1936 1975–1987 Colorado Democratic Template:Ayd
51 Dennis DeConcini May 8, 1937 1977–1995 Arizona Democratic Template:Ayd
52 Jay Rockefeller June 18, 1937 1985–2015 West Virginia Democratic Template:Ayd
53 Richard Bryan July 16, 1937 1989–2001 Nevada Democratic Template:Ayd
54 Al D'Amato August 1, 1937 1981–1999 New York Republican Template:Ayd
55 Roland Burris August 3, 1937 2009–2010 Illinois Democratic Template:Ayd
56 John F. Seymour December 3, 1937 1991–1992 California Republican Template:Ayd
57 Paul G. Kirk January 18, 1938 2009–2010 Massachusetts Democratic Template:Ayd
58 Donald Riegle February 4, 1938 1976–1995 Michigan Democratic Template:Ayd
59 Steve Symms April 23, 1938 1981–1993 Idaho Republican Template:Ayd
60 Kaneaster Hodges Jr. August 20, 1938 1977–1979 Arkansas Democratic Template:Ayd
61 Sam Nunn September 8, 1938 1972–1997 Georgia Democratic Template:Ayd
62 Kit Bond March 6, 1939 1987–2011 Missouri Republican Template:Ayd
63 Ted Kaufman March 15, 1939 2009–2010 Delaware Democratic Template:Ayd
64 Chuck Robb June 26, 1939 1989–2001 Virginia Democratic Template:Ayd
65 Tim Wirth September 22, 1939 1987–1993 Colorado Democratic Template:Ayd
66 Tom Harkin November 19, 1939 1985–2015 Iowa Democratic Template:Ayd
67 Harry Reid December 2, 1939 1987–2017 Nevada Democratic Template:Ayd
68 Donald W. Stewart February 8, 1940 1978–1981 Alabama Democratic Template:Ayd
69 Hank Brown February 12, 1940 1991–1997 Colorado Republican Template:Ayd
70 Patrick LeahyTemplate:Dagger March 31, 1940 1975–present Vermont Democratic Template:Ayd
71 Lamar AlexanderTemplate:Dagger July 3, 1940 2003–present Tennessee Republican Template:Ayd
72 William Cohen August 28, 1940 1979–1997 Maine Republican Template:Ayd
73 Wyche Fowler October 6, 1940 1987–1993 Georgia Democratic Template:Ayd
74 Gordon J. Humphrey October 9, 1940 1979–1990 New Hampshire Republican Template:Ayd
75 Connie Mack III October 29, 1940 1989–2001 Florida Republican Template:Ayd
76 Barbara Boxer November 11, 1940 1993–2017 California Democratic Template:Ayd
77 Robert C. Smith March 30, 1941 1990–2003 New Hampshire Republican Template:Ayd
78 David Boren April 21, 1941 1979–1994 Oklahoma Democratic Template:Ayd
79 Ben Nelson May 17, 1941 2001–2013 Nebraska Democratic Template:Ayd
80 Bernie SandersTemplate:Dagger September 8, 1941 2007–present Vermont Independent/Democratic caucus Template:Ayd
81 Trent Lott October 9, 1941 1989–2007 Mississippi Republican Template:Ayd
82 Max Baucus December 11, 1941 1978–2014 Montana Democratic Template:Ayd
83 Mitch McConnellTemplate:Dagger February 20, 1942 1985–present Kentucky Republican Template:Ayd
84 Joe Lieberman February 24, 1942 1989–2013 Connecticut Democratic Template:Small
Independent/Democratic caucus Template:Small
Template:Ayd
85 Larry Pressler March 29, 1942 1979–1997 South Dakota Republican Template:Ayd
86 Jon Kyl April 25, 1942 1995–2013, 2018 Arizona Republican Template:Ayd
87 John Ashcroft May 9, 1942 1995–2001 Missouri Republican Template:Ayd
88 Byron Dorgan May 14, 1942 1992–2011 North Dakota Democratic Template:Ayd
89 Bob Kasten June 19, 1942 1981–1993 Wisconsin Republican Template:Ayd
90 Phil Gramm July 8, 1942 1985–2002 Texas Republican Template:Ayd
91 Max Cleland August 24, 1942 1997–2003 Georgia Democratic Template:Ayd
92 Bill Nelson September 29, 1942 2001–2019 Florida Democratic Template:Ayd
93 Joe Biden November 20, 1942 1973–2009 Delaware Democratic Template:Ayd
94 Jim RischTemplate:Dagger May 3, 1943 2009–present Idaho Republican Template:Ayd
95 Dan Coats May 16, 1943 1989–1999, 2011–2017 Indiana Republican Template:Ayd
96 Kay Bailey Hutchison July 22, 1943 1993–2013 Texas Republican Template:Ayd
97 Bill Bradley July 28, 1943 1979–1997 New Jersey Democratic Template:Ayd
98 Bob Kerrey August 27, 1943 1989–2001 Nebraska Democratic Template:Ayd
99 Jeff Bingaman October 3, 1943 1983–2013 New Mexico Democratic Template:Ayd
100 Ben CardinTemplate:Dagger October 5, 1943 2007–present Maryland Democratic Template:Ayd
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.