Henry A. Kissinger
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Henry A. Kissinger

Henry Alfred Kissinger is an American politician, diplomat, and geopolitical consultant who served as United States Secretary of State and National Security Advisor under the presidential administrations of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. A Jewish refugee who fled Nazi Germany with his family in 1938, he became National Security Advisor in 1969 and U.S. Secretary of State in 1973. For his actions negotiating a ceasefire in Vietnam, Kissinger received the 1973 Nobel Peace Prize under controversial circumstances, with two members of the committee resigning in protest. Wikipedia*

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Henry A. Kissinger has 129 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1958 Broadcast as an Associate Director for the Center for International Affairs in the Harvard University. The year with the most videos was 1994 with eight videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 27,861 views per program. Most appearances with Richard "Dick" M. Nixon (10), Gerald R. Ford Jr. (7), Carla A. Hills (7). Most common tags: Foreign Policy, China, Nixon, Richard.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2007 - Present Chair, Kissinger Associates

Videos: 3 c. November 27, 2002 - Present Chair, Independent Commission to Investigate September 11 Attacks

Videos: 8 c. January 1, 1958 - Present Associate Director, Center for International Affairs, Harvard University

Videos: 1


Secretary, Department of State c. September 21, 1973 - c. November 3, 1977 Videos: 106 National Security Adviser, White House c. December 2, 1968 - c. November 3, 1975 Videos: 11

Recent Appearances

  • Vietnam Prisoners of War 50th Reunion

    Vietnam Prisoners of War 50th Reunion

    Vietnam-era prisoners of war reunited at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum 50 years to the day after President and…

  • Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger on Global Challenges

    Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger on Global Challenges

    Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger said he would support Ukraine to be a NATO member following Russia’s invasion. His…

  • <em>Leadership</em>


    Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger talked about the leadership lessons he has learned from Charles de Gaulle, Richard…

  • <em>The Age of AI</em>

    The Age of AI

    Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former Google CEO Eric Schmidt talked about artificial intelligence and the…

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