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Atwater, Harvey Leroy (Lee)

Born: 1951 AD
Died: 1991 AD, at 40 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politician


1951 - Born on the 26th of February.

1960 - He was a member of the soul band Percy Sledge and frequently played with bluesmen such as B.B. King.

1980 - Atwater's aggressive tactics were evident, when he was a consultant for Republican candidate Floyd Spence in his campaign for Congress against Democratic nominee Tom Turnipseed.

1981 - As a member of the Reagan administration, Atwater gave an anonymous interview to historian Alexander P. Lamis.

1988 - Atwater's most noted campaign was the presidential election.

1989 - Chairman of Republican National Committee.

1990 - Atwater recorded an album with King and others on Curb Records in entitled "Red Hot & Blue

         - As chairman was short, he was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor.

1991 - Died on the 29th of March.


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