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Milton Friedman (I) (1912–2006)

Milton Friedman was born on July 31, 1912 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was a writer, known for The Shock Doctrine (2009), The Corporation (2003) and Free to Choose (1980). He was married to Rose Friedman. He died on November 16, 2006 in San Francisco, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1980 Free to Choose (TV Series documentary)
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 2009 The Shock Doctrine (Documentary)
 2007 The Power of Choice: The Life and Ideas of Milton Friedman (Documentary)
Himself - subject
 2006 The One Percent (Documentary)
Himself - Nobel Laureate
 2005 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
- Episode dated 26 December 2005 (2005) ... Himself
 2004 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Economist (segment "The Governor")
- Live from New York/The Governor/In Harm's Way (2004) ... Himself - Economist (segment "The Governor")
 2003 The Corporation (Documentary)
Himself - Nobel Prize Winning Economist
 2002 Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Professor Emeritus, University of Chicago
- The Battle of Ideas (2002) ... Himself - Professor Emeritus, University of Chicago
 2000 The First Measured Century (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 Is America Number One? With John Stossel (TV Movie)
 1998 Manê kakumei (TV Series documentary)
 1992 Pandora's Box (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- The League of Gentlemen (1992) ... Himself
 1968-1990 Firing Line (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- What Do We Owe Our Country? (1990) ... Himself - Guest
- The Economic Crisis (1968) ... Himself - Guest
 1981 Panorama (TV Series documentary)
- Has the Lady Turned? (1981) ... Himself
 1980 Free to Choose (TV Series documentary)
 1978 Tältet (Documentary)
 1970 NET Journal (TV Series documentary)
- The Conservative Viewpoint (1970) ... Himself
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 2013 Moyers & Company (TV Series)
- United States of ALEC: A Follow-Up (2013) ... Himself
 2011 Great Thinkers: In Their Own Words (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- The Grand Experiment (2011) ... Himself
 2005 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Economist (segment "The Governor")
- The Governor/An Expensive Lesson/Hilary Swank (2005) ... Himself - Economist (segment "The Governor")

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Personal Details

Other Works:

(book) "Why Government Is the Problem (Essays in Public Policy, No 39)". Photocopy edition. Hoover Institution Press, 1993. ISBN 0817954422 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »


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Personal Quote:

There's no such thing as a free lunch.


1988 - received US Presidential Medal of Freedom and the US National Medal of Science. See more »

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