American Democratic politician who served as a senator from Arkansas from 1945 to 1974.
He studied political science at the University of Arkansas and was a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University.
He established the Fulbright fellowship program in 1946.
He was married to Elizabeth Williams from 1906 to 1985 and married Harriet Mayor Fulbright in 1990.
He was a mentor to Bill Clinton during his early days in politics.