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Edward M. Kennedy, D

Democrat



Biography

Political Highlights: Suffolk County assistant district attorney, 1961-62; U.S. Senate, 1962-2009; sought Democratic nomination for president, 1980
Born: February 22, 1932; Boston, Mass.
Residence: Hyannis Port
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Victoria Reggie Kennedy; three children, two stepchildren
Education: Harvard U., A.B. 1956; International Law School, The Hague (The Netherlands), attended 1958; U. of Virginia, LL.B. 1959



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