J. William Fulbright

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(politician)
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BornJames William Fulbright
1905-04-09
Sumner, Missouri, U.S.
Died1995-02-09 (Age 89)
Washington D.C., U.S.
NationalityAmerican
Alma materUniversity of Arkansas, Pembroke College (Oxford), George Washington University
SpouseElizabeth Williams
InterestsFulbright Program
PartyDemocratic
The longest serving chairman in the history of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

Employment.png United States Senator from Arkansas

In office
January 3, 1945 - December 31, 1974

Employment.png Chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

In office
January 3, 1959 - December 31, 1974

James William Fulbright was the longest serving chairman in the history of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

 

Events Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)Description
Bilderberg/1957 February15 February 195717 February 1957US
St Simons Island
Georgia (State)
The earliest ever Bilderberg in the year, number 5, was also first one outside Europe.
Bilderberg/196420 March 196422 March 1964US
Virginia
Williamsburg
A year after this meeting, the post of GATT/Director-General was set up, and given Eric Wyndham White, who attended the '64 meeting. Several subsequent holders have been Bilderberg insiders, only 2 are not known to have attended the group.


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