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Louis Gatewood Galbraith


1947 - 2012
Louis Gatewood Galbraith Obituary
Louis Gatewood Galbraith was a well-known Lexington lawyer and perennial candidate for Kentucky Governor. He was born in Carlisle, Kentucky to Henry Clay and Dollie Galbraith and was the fourth of seven children. He graduated from University of Kentucky in 1977 and in 1977, earned a law degree from University of Kentucky College of Law.

Galbraith is best known as a perennial candidate for Kentucky Governor. His most recent campaign was in 2011 where he ran as an independent and garnered almost 9 percent of the votes. He was also an advocate for the legalization of cannibas.

Gatewood Galbraith died on January 3, 2012 at the age of 64. He has three daughters.
Published in The Courier-Journal on Jan. 5, 2012
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