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Robert Byrd (II) (1917–2010)


A powerful representative and senator from the state of West Virginia, Robert Carlyle Byrd has left an impressive mark on American politics. One of the longest serving senators, he is considered "the Dean of the Senate" - a true master of the body's arcane rules and procedures. He lead the Senate Democrats from 1977-1986. A man of strong ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 92) in Fairfax, Virginia, USA

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Gods and Generals
Gods and Generals Confederate General
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Body of War
Body of War Himself
(2007)
Our Friend Saddam
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18 in '08 Senator Robert Byrd
(2007)

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 2003 Gods and Generals
Confederate General (as Robert C. Byrd)
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 2007 Body of War (Documentary)
Himself
 2007 18 in '08 (Documentary short)
Senator Robert Byrd
 2004 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 26 July 2004 (2004) ... Himself - Guest
 2003 Our Friend Saddam (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 1989 Booknotes (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 18 June 1989 (1989) ... Himself (as Sen. Robert Byrd)
 1972 Meet the Press (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 31 December 1972 (1972) ... Himself (as Sen. Robert C. Byrd)
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 2013 America's Book of Secrets (TV Series)
Himself
- The Ku Klux Klan (2013) ... Himself
 2013 The World According to Dick Cheney (Documentary)
Himself - Congressman
 2011/I Ethos (Documentary)
Himself - Senator
 2010 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Roads to Memphis (2010) ... Himself
 2005 Why We Fight (Documentary)
Himself
 2004 The World According to Bush (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 2000-2002 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Senator, West Virginia (segment "Are We Safe?") / Himself - Senator, West Virginia (segment "King Coal")
- An American Town/The Commissioner/Survivors/Saudi Arabia/Are We Safe? (2002) ... Himself - Senator, West Virginia (segment "Are We Safe?")
- Echelon/Scam/King Coal (2000) ... Himself - Senator, West Virginia (segment "King Coal")
 1995 The Speeches of Nelson Mandela (Video documentary)
Himself - Applauds Mandela (uncredited)
 1992 Stalking the President: A History of American Assassins (Documentary)
Himself - Behind Reagan and Baker

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Alternate Names:

Robert C. Byrd | Sen. Robert C. Byrd | Sen. Robert Byrd
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Trivia:

The only member of congress known to be a former member of the KKK.

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Star Sign:

Scorpio

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