Henry A. Kissinger
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Henry A. Kissinger

Henry Alfred Kissinger is a German-American diplomat and political scientist who served as the United States Secretary of State and National Security Advisor under the presidential administrations of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. Born in Germany, Kissinger was a Jewish refugee who fled the Nazi regime with his family in 1938. He became National Security Advisor in 1969 and later concurrently United States 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 113 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1958 Broadcast as an Associate Director for the Center for International Affairs of 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 26,886 views per program. Most appearances with Richard "Dick" M. Nixon (9), 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: 2 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: 94 National Security Adviser, White House c. December 2, 1968 - c. November 3, 1975 Videos: 8

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