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  • LBJ Connection: Member, President Kennedy's campaign staff, 1960
  • Bio: David Low Hackett (b. November 12, 1926, Dedham, Massachusetts-d. April 23, 2011, Rockville, Maryland), urban affairs consultant. He attended Milton Academy, where he met Robert F. Kennedy. Hackett joined John F. Kennedy's 1960 presidential
  • LBJ Connection: Appointments Secretary to President Kennedy; Special Assistant to President Johnson, 1963-1965; Executive Director, National Democratic Committee, 1964-1965.
  • for Robert F. Kennedy's presidential campaign. In 1970, O'Donnell made another unsuccessful bid for the Democratic nomination for Governor of Massachusetts.
  • LBJ Connection: Director of Peace Corps, Lima, Peru, 1962-1964; Latin American Regional Director for Peace Corps, 1964-1966; Press Assistant to Robert Kennedy, 1966-1968
  • as Press Secretary to Robert Kennedy from 1966 to 1968, and as manager of George McGovern's Presidential campaign in 1972. He is the author of Perfectly Clear (1973), U.S. vs. Nixon (1975), and Remote Control (1978).
  • Bio: Charles Wesley Roberts (1916-1992) was a graduate of University of Minnesota. He worked for the City News Bureau in Chicago, the Chicago Tribune, the Chicago Sun, and the Chicago Sun-Times. In 1951, he joined Newsweek and became the White House
  • Roberts, Charles Wesley, 1916-1992
  • Bio: Robert Sargent Shriver (b. 1915-d. Jan. 18, 2011), brother-in-law of John F. Kennedy, lawyer, businessman, government official, and diplomat, was Assistant General Manager, Merchandise Mart from 1948 to 1961. During and after the Kennedy
  • Bio: Patricia Roberts Harris was born Patricia Roberts on May 31, 1924, in Mattoon, Illinois. On September 1, 1955, she married Attorney William Harris. She graduated summa cum laude from Howard University in 1945 and received a doctorate
  • . Eisenhower in 1953. Opposed by Wisconsin''s Joseph R. McCarthy, who attacked Bohlen for his role at the Yalta Conference, he eventually won Senate confirmation by a vote of 74 to 13. McCarthy''s performance so outraged Senate leaders Robert A. Taft
  • Kennedy, Mylton
  • LBJ Connection: Special Assistant to President Kennedy; Organizing Director of JFK Oral History Project, Executive Director, RFK memorial
  • Bio: (1923-2005) Attorney; Veteran, WWII; Special Assistant to President Kennedy; Organizing Director of JFK Oral History Project, Executive Director, RFK memorial; Deputy National Chairman, Citizens for Kennedy and Johnson, 1960; Executive
Kennedy, Vann (Item)
  • LBJ Connection: Secretary of Texas Democratic Party, 1937; Texas delegate, Democratic National Convention, 1948; Assistant State Director, 1960 Kennedy/Johnson presidential campaign
  • Kennedy, Vann