Clark Macgregor

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Birthday
12, 1922
Birthplace
Minneapolis, MN
Death Date
Feb 10, 2003 (80)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
12, 1922
Birthplace
Minneapolis, MN
Death Date
Feb 10, 2003 (80)

About

Minnesota Republican who had the unenviable job of orchestrating Richard Nixon's 1972 re-election campaign after Watergate.

Before Fame

He replaced Nixon's former attorney general, who resigned a month after Watergate, as the head of the re-election committee.

Trivia

His sterling record, among swirling accusations of Nixon loyalists, helped him to propel Richard Nixon to a landslide victory over opponent George McGovern.

Family Life

He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, his father a lawyer and mother a teacher.

Associated With

In 1970 he ran against, and lost to, Hubert Humphrey in an election for a vacated Senate seat.