Robert O. Norris, Jr.

Quick Facts

IntroMember of the Senate of Virginia
Was Politician
From United States of America
Type Politics
Birth 4 November 1880, Lively, Virginia, Lancaster County, Virginia, USA
Death 21 June 1960, Richmond, Virginia, USA
(aged 79 years)
Star signScorpio
PoliticsDemocratic Party
University of Richmond


Robert Opie Norris Jr. (November 4, 1880 – June 21, 1960) was an American Democratic politician who served as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates and Senate. He was the Senate’s President pro tempore from 1945 to 1950.

The Robert O. Norris Bridge that spans the Rappahannock River between Lancaster and Middlesex counties is named in his honor.