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James William Fulbright

James William Fulbright, American former senator. Bar: District of Columbia 1934. Recipient Onassis International prize, 1989, Presidential medal of Freedom. Member Sigma Chi. Club: Rotarian.

Background

  • Fulbright, James William was born on April 9, 1905 in Sumner, Missouri, United States. Son of Jay and Roberta (Waugh) Fulbright.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Arkansas, 1925. Bachelor, Oxford University, England, 1928. Master of Arts, Oxford University, England, 1931.

      Bachelor of Laws, George Washington University, 1934.

    Career

    • Special attorney Anti-Trust Division United States Department Justice, 1934-1935. Instructor in law George Washington University, 1935-1936. Lecturer in law University Arkansas, 1936-1939, president, 1939-1941.

      Member 78th congress from 3d District Arkansas. United States senator from Arkansas, 1945-1974. Member committee on finance, member joint economic committee, chairman committee on foreign relations.

      Of counsel firm Hogan & Hartson, Washington, 1975-1993. Retired, 1993

      Delaware 9th General Assembly United Nations, 1954.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1934.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Membership

    78th Congress (1943-1945), 3rd District, Arkansas.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth William, June 15, 1932 (deceased 1985). Children: Elizabeth (Mistress John Winnacker), Roberta (Mistress Edward Thaddeus Foote II). Married Harriet Mayor, March 10, 1990.
    • father: Jay Fulbright
    • mother: Roberta (Waugh) Fulbright
    • spouses: Elizabeth William
    • Harriet Mayor
    • children: Elizabeth Fulbright (Mistress John Winnacker)
    • Roberta Fulbright (Mistress Edward Thaddeus Foote II)
    James William Fulbright
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    Born April 9, 1905
    Died February 22, 1995
    (aged 89)
    Nationality
    • 1925
      University Arkansas
    • 1928
      Oxford University
    • 1931
      Oxford University
    • 1934
      George Washington University
    • 1934 - 1935
      Special attorney, Anti-Trust Division United States Department Justice
    • 1935 - 1936
      instructor, in law George Washington University
    • 1945 - 1974
      United States senator from Arkansas
    • 1975 - 1993
      of counsel, firm Hogan & Hartson
      Washington, United States
    • 1993
      retired
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