Senate 1951-62 (District 37)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Johnson High School, St. Paul; Secondary; Graduate, 1935College of St. Thomas; Bachelors Degree; Social Sciences, 1939St. Paul College of Law; Law Degree; 1948; Admitted to the Bar in Summer, 1948
Antoinette "Toni" Novak (married in 1940)
Ten children: Harold "Hap" Jr. (Workers Compensation Judge), Larry (Ramsey County Prosecutor), and Tom (sons); Ann (died as an infant, before he served), Teresa (Ramsey County District Court Judge), Susan, Peggy, Jean, Mary Ellen, and Toni (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was of Polish ancestry.He served "as minority leader for the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party." ("Harold Schultz, 85 - was District Judge." St. Paul Pioneer Press, July 1, 2003, p. B4)"Sen. Schultz has been a leader of the Liberal minority in the Senate..." ("Sen. Schultz Files for Reelection." St. Paul Dispatch, July 2, 1958)He died from complications related to congestive heart failure at the Marian Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. His funeral was held on July 3, 2003 at St. Casimir Catholic Church in St. Paul, Minnesota. He was buried in Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minnesota. Religion provided by his obituary.