Memorial Service for John Kenneth Galbraith

A memorial service for John Kenneth Galbraith was held in Memorial Church in Harvard Yard, Cambridge. Many dignitaries and family… read more

A memorial service for John Kenneth Galbraith was held in Memorial Church in Harvard Yard, Cambridge. Many dignitaries and family members eulogized him and praised his life and career in public service and teaching. 

Galbraith, an economist, author, presidential adviser, and former ambassador to India died April 29, 2006, at Mount Auburn Hospital at age 97. He was a Paul M. Warburg professor emeritus of economics at Harvard University. close

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Memorial Service for John Kenneth Galbraith

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Program ID:
192803-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jun 3, 2006
Last Aired:
Jul 4, 2006

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  • Jun 03, 2006 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 03, 2006 | 11:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 03, 2006 | 9:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 04, 2006 | 1:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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