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Robert Kenneth Dornan

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Robert Kenneth Dornan, American former congressman.

Background

Dornan, Robert Kenneth was born on April 3, 1933 in New York City. Son of Harry Joseph and Gertrude Consuelo (McFadden) Dornan.

Education

Student, Loyola University, Westchester, California, 1950-1953.

Career

National spokesman Citizens for Decency Through Law, 1973-1976. Member 95th-97th Congresses from 27th California district, 1977-1983, 99th-103rd Congresses from 38th California district, 1985-1993, 103rd Congress and 104th Congress from 46th California district, 1993—1997. Chairman Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel, chairman Technology and Tactical Intelligence Subcommittee, Permanent Select Intelligence Committee, 1988-1997.

Works

  • Host television political talk shows in Los Angeles, 1965-1973. Host, producer: Robert K. Dornan Show, Los Angeles, 1970-1973, (talk radio network) The Bob Dornan Show, 1999-1905. Combat photographer/broadcast journalist assigned 8 times to Laos-Cambodia-Vietnam, 1965-1974.

    Originator Prisoner Of War/Master of International Affairs bracelet.

Membership

Served to captain, fighter pilot United States Air Force, 1953-1958, fighter pilot, amphibian rescue pilot and intelligence officer United States Air Force Reserve, 1958-1975. Member American Legion, Navy League, Air Force Association, Reserve Officers Association, AMVET, Association Former Intelligence Officers, American Helicopter Society Special Forces Association, American Federation of television and Radio Artists. Lodges: Knights of Columbus.

Connections

Married Sallie Hansen, April 16, 1955. Children: Robin Marie, Robert Kenneth II, Theresa Ann, Mark Douglas, Kathleen Regina.

father:
Harry Joseph Dornan

mother:
Gertrude Consuelo (McFadden) Dornan

spouse:
Sallie Hansen

children:
Robin Marie Dornan

Robert Kenneth II Dornan

Theresa Ann Dornan

Mark Douglas Dornan

Kathleen Regina Dornan