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Robert F. Kennedy was a candidate for U.S. president when he was assassinated in 1968. His death was doubly shocking because his older brother, President John F. Kennedy, had also been assassinated five years earlier. Robert was the seventh of nine children of Ambassador Joseph P. Kennedy. He left Harvard to enlist in the U.S. Navy during World War II. After the war he completed his degree, then earned a law degree from the University of Virginia. In the 1950s he was counsel to a U.S. Senate com More »
Born: November 20, 1925 (Brookline, Massachusetts)


Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy (November 20, 1925 – June 6, 1968) was an American politician and lawyer from Massachusetts. He served as a United States senator from New York from January 1965 until his assassination in June 1968. He was previously the 64th U.S. attorney general from January 1961 to ...


On June 5, 1968, presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy was fatally shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, shortly after winning the California ...


Nov 17, 2017 ... Synopsis. Robert Kennedy was born in Brookline, Massachusetts, on November 20, 1925. After managing his brother John's presidential campaign, Robert was appointed Attorney General of the United States in 1960. As AG, he fought organized crime and was a key supporter of the civil rights movement.


Perhaps more important for his education was the Kennedy family dinner table, where his parents involved their children in discussions of history and current affairs. "I can hardly remember a mealtime," Robert Kennedy said, "when the conversation was not dominated by what Franklin D. Roosevelt was doing or what was ...


Oct 29, 2017 ... The 2800 previously classified documents related the former President John F. Kennedy's assassination contain some random bits of history.


Oct 28, 2017 ... Kennedy, the younger brother of President John F. Kennedy, was informed about the book in July 1964, memos show.


Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit [Chris Matthews] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. New York Times Bestseller A revealing new portrait of Robert F. Kennedy that gets closer to the man than any book before.


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Dec 2, 2017 ... NPR's Scott Simon talks with veteran political commentator and MSNBC host Chris Matthews about his new book, Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit.