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Clark, Richard Clarence

Born: 1928 AD
Currently alive, at 87 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

1928 – Born on the 14th of September in Paris, Linn County, Iowa.

1950-1952 – He was educated first at the University of Maryland, Wiesbaden, and the University of Frankfort.

1953 – He completed his BA at Upper Iowa University.

1956 – Completed his Masters at the University of Iowa.

1966 – Helped put together a campaign that kept Culver in Congress.

1973-1979 – Represented the state of Iowa in the United States Senate.

1976 – He authored the Clark Amendment, which barred aid from the U.S. government to private groups engaged in military or paramilitary operations in Angola.

1979 – He was then appointed by President Jimmy Carter to be Ambassador at Large and United States Coordinator for Refugee Affairs.

1980 – He has served as a senior fellow at the Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies.