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John Ashcroft (II)

John Ashcroft was born on May 9, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as John David Ashcroft. He has been married to Janet Elise Roede since 1967. They have three children. See full bio »
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 2013 The 700 Club (TV Series)
- Episode dated 30 October 2013 (2013) ... Himself
 2013 The Lead with Jake Tapper (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 22 April 2013 (2013) ... Himself - Guest
 2011 Frontline (TV Series documentary)
- Top Secret America (2011) ... Himself
 2011 Forever Changed: 9/11 in Remembrance (Documentary)
 2011 The Export (Documentary)
 2006 The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (TV Series)
- John Ashcroft (2006) ... Himself
 2005 Praise the Lord (TV Series)
- Episode dated 22 April 2005 (2005) ... Himself
 2004 Now (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 11 June 2004 (2004) ... Himself
 2003 The Practice (TV Series)
Himself / Attorney General
- Capitol Crimes (2003) ... Himself / Attorney General
 2003 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
- Dirty Bomb (2003) ... Himself
 2001 John Ashcroft Hearings (TV Series)
 1998 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 14 September 1998 (1998) ... Himself - Guest
 1996 Let America Speak (Video documentary)
Himself / panelist (as Sen. John Ashcroft)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote, with his wife Janet E. Ashcroft, College Law for Business, 8th Edition (Cincinnati: South-Western Publishing, 1976; ISBN: 0-538-12900-X.) when he was Assistant Attorney General of Missouri. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sen. John Ashcroft


6' (1.83 m)

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Reasonable regulations regarding the ownership of weapons are appropriate. See more »


Inducted into the Hall of Famous Missourians in 2006. See more »

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