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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Pierre Salinger was born on June 14, 1925. He served as White House Press Secretary to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. Salinger served as a United States Senator in 1964 from August to December after the death of Clair Engle. He was defeated by Republican George Murphy for the Senate seat in November 1964. Salinger was manager for the Robert F. Kennedy presidential campaign and later became known for his work as an ABC News correspondent. He died on October 16, 2004. Photograph caption dated September 7, 1964 reads "Sen. Pierre Salinger (D-San Francisco) campaigned at a garden party Saturday night at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Marren at 4530 Alonzo Ave., Encino. Here he amuses the crowd of more than 250 with a story." Salinger was campaigning against George Murphy to retain his seat in the U.S. Senate.
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