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George McGovern (1922–2012)


George McGovern, one of the leading liberals in U.S. politics, was born in a Republican household in a small South Dakota town. His family had some struggles during the Great Depression, but they were able to make ends meet. The young, idealistic man joined the Air Force during World War II and became a bomber pilot. He served with great bravery, ... See full bio »

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The Candidate
The Candidate Senator George McGovern
(1972)
Newhart
Newhart George McGovern
(1990)
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Saturday Night Live Himself - Host / Various
(1984)

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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 6 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

George S. McGovern | Senator George McGovern | George McGovern Senator

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

"I opened the doors of the Democratic Party and 20 million people walked out". See more »

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As a critic against the Vietnam War, and an advocate of withdrawing the U.S. military from Vietnam, he ran his presidential campaign with the slogan "Come Home America". See more »

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Cancer

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