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Philip J. Rock was born on 4 May, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., is a lawyer. Discover Philip J. Rock's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 79 years old?

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Age 79 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born 4 May 1937
Birthday 4 May
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Date of death (2016-01-29)
Died Place Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Nationality Illinois

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Philip J. Rock Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Philip J. Rock worth at the age of 79 years old? Philip J. Rock’s income source is mostly from being a successful lawyer. He is from Illinois. We have estimated Philip J. Rock's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

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On January 29, 2016, he died at the age of 78. At the time of his death, he had Lewy body dementia.


In 2012, Rock published his autobiography, Nobody Calls Just to Say Hello, co-authored with Ed Wojcicki.


In 1996, Rock was appointed to the Illinois Board of Higher Education and became its chair in April 1999. He stepped down from the board in April 2002.


In 1979, Rock became President of the Illinois State Senate. After the 1991 decennial redistricting, the district that numerically was the 8th was represented by north side legislator Howard W. Carroll while his district was divided between several other districts.


Rock was elected to the Illinois Senate in 1970 to succeed Thomas A. McGloon, who ran for and won a judgeship. After one term, he was named assistant minority leader and after the Democrats won back the Senate during a Democratic wave year in 1974, assistant majority leader. During his time in the Senate, the Illinois Deaf-Blind Service Center and School was established and the Regional Transportation Authority was created.


Philip J. Rock (May 4, 1937 – January 29, 2016) was an American politician, and a long time Democratic member of the Illinois Senate who represented parts of the West Side of Chicago and Oak Park. During his time in the Senate, he became the longest serving President of the Illinois Senate with a fourteen-year tenure serving from 1979 to 1993.

Rock was born on May 4, 1937, and raised in Logan Square, Chicago. He received both his bachelor's degree in philosophy and his master's degree in theology from the University of Saint Mary of the Lake, and in 1964 graduated from Loyola University School of Law. He served as an Assistant Attorney General under William G. Clark from 1965 until 1969 when he went to work for the Cook County State's Attorney.