Nickname: "Kingfish." Senator from Louisiana, a critic of President Roosevelt, had long advocated a "Robin Hood" plan to take from the rich and give to the poor called "Share Our Wealth." This plabn would include heavy taxes on inheritance and estates to fund a minimum salary of $5,000 a year for every American. He controlled all government officed in Louisiana, both state and local. Killed by an assassin's bullet in 1935, this man could have given FDR a run for the Democratic nomination in 1936.