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us: Moynihan, Daniel P. (Daniel Patrick), 1927-2003


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    • us: Moynihan, Daniel Patrick.
    • us: Moynihan, Daniel Patrick, 1927-2003
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    • found: Glazer, N. Beyond the melting pot, 1963.
    • found: His Family and nation, c1986: CIP t.p. (Daniel Patrick Moynihan)
    • found: www.washingtonpost.com (Daniel Patrick Moynihan; d. Mar. 26, 2003, age 76)
    • found: Biog. dir. of the United States Congress, accessed Apr. 17, 2012 (Moynihan, Daniel Patrick, Senator from New York; b. Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla., Mar. 16, 1927; attended the public and parochial schools of New York City; attended City College of New York 1943; graduated, Tufts Univ., Medford, Mass., 1948; recd. graduate and law degrees from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy 1949, 1961, 1968; studied as Fulbright fellow, London School of Economics and Political Science 1950-1951; served in the United States Navy 1944-1947; Navy reserve 1947-1966; assistant and secretary to New York Governor W. Averell Harriman 1955-1958; member, New York State Tenure Commission 1959-1960; director, Syracuse University New York State Government Research Project 1959-1961; director, Joint Center for Urban Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard Univ. 1966-1969; author; held cabinet or sub-cabinet positions under Presidents John Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, and Gerald Ford 1961-1976; Ambassador to India 1973-1975; United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations 1975-1976; elected as a Democrat to the U.S. Senate in 1976; reelected in 1982, 1988, and 1994 and served from Jan. 3, 1977, to Jan. 3, 2001; was not a candidate for reelection in 2000; chairman, Committee on the Environment and Public Works (One Hundred Second and One Hundred Third Congresses); Committee on Finance (One Hundred Third Congress); awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Aug. 9, 2000; professor, Syracuse Univ. Maxwell School 2001; senior scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 2001-2003; died of complications from a ruptured appendix on Mar. 26, 2003; interment at Arlington National Cemetery)
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