Nebraska Authors

Philip C. Sorensen

Born 1933-08-31 Lincoln, NE (USA)

Died 2017-02-12
Columbus, OH (USA)

Philip C. Sorensen was Nebraska's lieutenant governor, 1965-1967. Longtime law professor at Ohio State University. He clerked for Federal Judge Robert Van Pelt from 1959-1960 and practiced law in Lincoln until elected in 1965. Sorensen was the son of Nebraska Attorney General Christian A. Sorensen and brother of Ted Sorensen.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Law Professor, Ohio State University
Lieutenant Governor, Nebraska

Places Worked

Nebraska's lieutenant governor, 1965-1967
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 1973-1995 (retired)


He was also well known as a sculptor in stone


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