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Jack Valenti

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Birthday
5, 1921
Birthplace
Houston, TX
Death Date
Apr 26, 2007 (85)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
5, 1921
Birthplace
Houston, TX
Death Date
Apr 26, 2007 (85)

About

Former president of the Motion Picture Association of America, otherwise known as the MPAA. He was also an influential pro-copyright lobbyist.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Houston and Harvard University.

Trivia

He wrote the memoir This Time, This Place: My Life in War, the White House and Hollywood, which was published in 2007 a few weeks after he died.

Family Life

He was a bachelor until age 41 when he married Mary Margaret. They had three children: John, Alexandra, and future Warner Bros. studio executive Courtenay Valenti.

Associated With

He met former president Lyndon B. Johnson.