Oberdorfer was born in Birmingham, Alabama to A. Leo Oberdorfer, an attorney and author, and Stella Falk Oberdorfer. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1939. He then attended Yale Law School from 1939 until fall 1941, when he was drafted to serve in the United States Army. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Louis Oberdorfer has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 359 views per program.