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1 Interview |
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Governor Michael S. Dukakis | Michael S. Dukakis | Mike Dukakis
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Did You Know?
I made a deliberate decision not to respond, and that was a colossal mistake. - on how the attack ads contributed to his loss in the 1988 presidential race
Oscar-winning composer John Williams
, who was then principal conductor of the Boston Pops orchestra, wrote "Fanfare for Michael Dukakis" in 1988 at the request of Dukakis' father-in-law Harry Ellis Dickson
, then the associate conductor of the Boston Pops. The piece was premiered under the baton of Dickson at that year's Democratic National Convention in Atlanta.