Eugene L. Burdick, American author, educator. Decorated Navy and Marine Corps medal; recipient 2d prize O’Henry Best Short Story Anthology, 1947; Houghton Mifflin Literature fellow, 1947. Served to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946, 50-52.; Member Rhodes Scholar Association, American Political Science Association.
Associate professor political theory and behavior University of California at Berkeley. President Thomas Dooley Foundation, since 1961. Chairman Alameda (California) Heart Association, since 1960.
Consultant Fund for Republic, since 1957. Board of directors Hope Ship project.
Born December 12, 1918