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Sam Ervin (1896–1985)

Sam Ervin was born on September 27, 1896 in Morganton, North Carolina, USA as Samuel James Ervin Jr. He died on April 23, 1985 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. See full bio »

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Tricky Dick
And Then You Destroy Yourself (S1, Ep4)
Wed, Nov 27 10:00 PM PST on CNN (048)
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The United States vs. Nixon (S1, Ep2)
Wed, Nov 27 11:00 PM PST on CNN (048)

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Longines Chronoscope Himself - U.S. Senator
NET Journal Himself - Senator
Firing Line Himself - Chairman


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 1978 Firing Line (TV Series)
Himself - Chairman
- A Firing Line Debate: Resolved: That the Senate Should Ratify the Proposed Panama Canal Treaties (1978) ... Himself - Chairman (as Senator Samuel J. Ervin Jr.)
 1975 Dinah! (TV Series)
- Episode #1.86 (1975) ... Himself
 1974 The Dick Cavett Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 18 April 1974 (1974) ... Himself
 1973 The Senate Watergate Hearings (TV Series)
 1967 NET Journal (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Senator
- The Right of Privacy (1967) ... Himself - Senator
 1954 Longines Chronoscope (TV Series)
Himself - U.S. Senator
- Episode dated 23 June 1954 (1954) ... Himself - U.S. Senator (as Senator Samuel J. Ervin Jr.)
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3 Print Biographies | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Senator Samuel J. Ervin Jr. | Sen. Sam Ervin

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Personal Quote:

[on a suggestion that, to deflect attacks on President Nixon, earlier Democrat malfeasances should be considered] (That would be) as foolish as the man who went bear hunting and stopped to chase rabbits.


Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume One, 1981-1985, pages 262-265. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1998. See more »

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