Robert Kennedy

Robert Kennedy

Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy , commonly known by his initials RFK, was an American politician from Massachusetts. He served as the United States junior senator from New York from January 1965 until his assassination in June 1968. He was previously the 64th U.S. Attorney General from January 1961 to September 1964, serving under his older brother President John F. Kennedy and his successor, President Lyndon B. Johnson. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Robert Kennedy has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1994 Video Magazine as a Senior Vice President for C-SPAN. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 2,365 views per program. Most appearances with Douglas "Doug" G. Brinkley (2), Steve Scully (2), Richard Norton Smith (2).

Appearances by Title:c. April 1, 1995 - Present Executive Vice President, C-SPAN Videos: 1 c. September 4, 1994 - Present Senior Vice President, C-SPAN Videos: 1 April 1, 2012 - Present Co-President and Co-CEO, C-SPAN Videos: 0


Co-President and Co-COO, C-SPAN c. November 30, 2006 - April 1, 2012 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

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