September 14, 1995 |
What began as an innocent lunch between a research-minded actor and his reluctant subject has turned into a head-on clash between one of the world's most prominent statesmen and Turner Network Television. Alarmed by what he viewed as inaccuracies in an upcoming TNT movie, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger fired off a 42-page list of objections and brought his attorney, former White House Counsel Lloyd Cutler, into the fray.
January 17, 1988 |
Artist Gardner Cox, who painted a controversial portrait of Henry Kissinger that was rejected by the State Department, has died at the age of 81. Cox, who died Thursday at Mt. Auburn Hospital, had been ill for several months. An amiable, good-humored portraitist, Cox painted from life as he recorded the likenesses of government leaders, educators, poets, scholars, doctors, lawyers and businessmen. After the assassination of President John F.
February 3, 1985 |
FBI director J. Edgar Hoover charged in 1970 that a terrorist group had plotted to blow up tunnels connecting Washington buildings and to kidnap national security adviser Henry Kissinger.
April 1, 2005 |
Former Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger, 82, was reported recovering at home in New York after an angioplasty procedure to relieve a blockage, a hospital spokeswoman said. "Dr. Henry Kissinger was admitted to New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center on Tuesday, March 29, and underwent an angioplasty procedure," hospital spokeswoman Myrna Manners said in a statement. "He was discharged earlier today and is resting comfortably at home."
April 23, 1988 |
Shows about growing older, a telethon and an interview with Henry Kissinger highlight the television scene this weekend. On Sunday at 2:30 p.m., KCET Channel 28 will air a documentary about the burdens that come with caring for the increasing elderly population. Colleen Dewhurst hosts "We're Not Alone: Caring for Older Americans," which examines community programs that assist families in support of the elderly.
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April 24, 1991 |
Former Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger told a Ventura County audience Tuesday night that the turmoil in Iraq in recent weeks could be repeated in the Soviet Union and throughout Eastern Europe. Just as the Kurds have sought independence from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, others--such as various factions in the Soviet Union and Czechoslovakia--might rebel, Kissinger told a sold-out crowd during "An Evening With Henry Kissinger" at the Oxnard Civic Auditorium.
October 22, 2002 |
When Alex Gibney reflects on his early memories of Henry Kissinger, who was then the national security advisor to Richard Nixon, his viewpoint is that of a child of the 1960s. There were the news reports of American forces invading Cambodia in May 1970, the ensuing protests on college campuses, the deaths of four students at the hands of National Guardsmen at Kent State University. Gibney attended Yale in the mid-'70s; he marched on Washington with Vietnam veterans.