World in Action
(TV Series documentary)
(as Senator Barry Goldwater)
"The Conscience of a Conservative."
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Article |
Sen. Barry Goldwater | Senator Barry Goldwater
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
Mr. Nixon hurt the Republican Party and he hurt America and, frankly, I don't think he should ever be forgiven. He came as close to destroying this country as any one man in that office ever has come.
During his 1964 presidential campaign, a television ad featuring a girl counting daisies, followed by a mushroom cloud, was broadcast. The commercial was designed to imply that he would start a nuclear war if he were elected president. Known as the "Daisy ad", the attack ad was viewed as a factor in his landslide defeat by incumbent Lyndon Johnson