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Dash, Samuel

Born: 1925 AD
Died: 2004 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Lawyers

1925 – Samuel Dash was born in Camden on the 27th of February, to Joseph and Ida Dash, immigrants from the Soviet Union.

 

1973-1974 – Served as chief counsel for the Senate Watergate Committee during the Watergate scandal.

 

He became famous for his televised interrogations during the Congressional hearings on Watergate.

 

Dash was a law professor at Georgetown University where he taught criminal procedure.

 

He published The Intruders: Unreasonable Searches and Seizures from King John-to-John Ashcroft.

 

2004 – Dash died on the 29th of May in Washington, D.C. of congestive heart failure, aged 79.