Former Senator Paul Simon Funeral

Numerous dignitaries, family and friends spoke at Senator Paul Simon’s funeral, praising his life, his political ethics, and his… read more

Numerous dignitaries, family and friends spoke at Senator Paul Simon’s funeral, praising his life, his political ethics, and his moral courage. There were 3,500 mourners at the service for the one-time Democratic presidential nominee. Senator Simon served as a U.S. Representative from Illinois from 1975 to 1985, and as U.S. Senator from 1985 to 1996. He died last week from complications of heart surgery. close

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Former Senator Paul Simon Funeral

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Program ID:
179549-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Carbondale, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Dec 14, 2003
Last Aired:
Dec 15, 2003

Airing Details

  • Dec 14, 2003 | 2:32pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 15, 2003 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 2

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