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H.R. Haldeman Edit Profile

also known as Bob Haldeman, Harry Robbins Haldeman

Hotel executive , White House chief of staff

H.R. Haldeman, former hotel executive, former White House chief of staff.


Haldeman, H.R. was born on October 27, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Harry F. and Katherine (Robbins) Haldeman.


Student, University Redlands, 1945. Student, University Southern California, 1946. Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of California at Los Angeles, 1948.


Account executive J. Walter Thompson Company, Los Angeles and New York City, 1949-1959, vice president, manager Los Angeles office, 1960-1968. Assistant to President, chief of staff to President The White House, 1969-1973. Senior vice president Murdock Development Company, Los Angeles, 1979-1985.

President Murdock Hotels Corporation, 1984-1986. Chairman advisory board Americom International, Inc., Irvine, California. Board directors Haldeman, Inc., Los Angeles, Family Steak Houses of Miami, Inc., Wedgewood Investment Corporation, Los Angeles, Conductive Rubber Technology, Inc., Seattle.

Chief staff Nixon presidential campaign, 1968.



Board regents University California, 1965-1967, 68-69. Trustee California Institute Arts, 1966-1968, chairman board, 1968. Former chairman board trustees Nixon Foundation.

Member Commission White House Fellows, 1969-1973. Former member executive committee, trustee Kennedy Center for Performing Arts. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946.

Member Beta Theta Pi, Pi Delta Epsilon.


Married Jo Horton, February 19, 1949. Children: Susan Ward, Harry Horton, Peter Robbins, Ann Kurtz Coppe.

Harry F. Haldeman

Katherine (Robbins) Haldeman

Jo Horton

Peter Robbins Haldeman

Harry Horton Haldeman

Ann Kurtz Coppe Haldeman

Susan Ward Haldeman