Nixon Enemies List entry for
Harold E. Hughes:
|List and position:||First, #4|
|Name as originally listed:||Harold Hughes|
|Vitals:||2/10/1922 - 10/23/1996|
- Democratic senator from Iowa 1969-1975;
- briefly sought the Democratic presidential nomination in 1971;
- manager of Muskie's 1972 presidential campaign after he withdrew from the race;
- The Washington Post obituary mentioned his antiwar position, but the NY Times made no mention.
- governor of Iowa 1963-68;
- infantry rifleman in WW II;
- post-political life after 1975 was dedicated to alcoholism treatment and religious groups;
-His 1979 autobiography is "The Man from Ida Grove: A Senator's Personal Story."
- not to be confused with Harold E. Hughes, Jr., the CEO of Rambus 2005-2012, who is not related to the Senator;
- and, for goodness' sake, not to be confused with Howard Hughes.
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