Jerome X. O'Donovan


Jerome X. O'Donovan
Jerome X. O'Donovan
New York City Council Member
35th District
In office
1983–1991
Succeeded by Mary Pinkett
New York City Council Member
49th District
In office
1992–2001
Succeeded by Michael E. McMahon
Personal details
Born Staten Island, New York
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Vita O'Donovan
Profession Politician

Jerome X. (Jay) O'Donovan is a former Democratic Party politician from the New York City borough of Staten Island who served in in the New York City Council representing the North Shore of that borough.

Vietnam Veteran

O'Donovan was the first Vietnam veteran elected to the New York City Council. A United States Marine Corps Captain and advisor to the South Vietnam Marines, he was awarded two Bronze Stars and Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Silver Star.[1]

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Newly created district
New York City Council, 35th District
1983–1991
Succeeded by
Mary Pinkett
Preceded by
Newly created district
New York City Council, 49th District
1992–2001
Succeeded by
Michael E. McMahon



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