Robert Kennedy

served as attorney general of the United States from 1961 to 1964 and as a U.S. senator from New York from 1965 to 1968. He was assasinated in Los Angeles in June 1668, whil campaigning for the Democratic nomination for President. In 1969, Sirhan Sirhan, a Jordanian-born Arab, was convicted of the assasination and sentenced to death. The sentence was changed to life imprisonment in 1972 after the California Supreme Court declared the state's death penalty unconstitutional.
was appointed attorney general of the United States by his brother, President John Kennedy, in 1961. also acted as his brother's closet advisor. After the President's assassination in 1963, Kennedy continued as ...

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in 1952 and for the presidency in 1960.Kennedy wrote The Enemy Within (1960), Just Friends and Brave Enemies (1962), To Seek a Never World (1967), and Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis (1969)
Kennedy was born in Brookline, Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard University and the University of Virginia Law School. His son Joesph Kennedy of Massachusetts became a member of the U.S. House of Representatives in 1987.
June 6th, 1968 after making a speech at the Ambassdor Hotel in Los Angeles, Kennedy made his way through a kitchen pantry. Out of nowhere, Sirhan Sirhan jumped out and fired 4 shots at Kennedy. He was quickly tackled to the floor by Kennedy bodyguards. would die early the next ...

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