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Kathleen Kennedy Townsend

AKA Kathleen Hartington Kennedy

Born: 4-Jul-1951
Birthplace: Greenwich, CT

Gender: Female
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Lt. Governor of Maryland, 1995-2003

Father: Robert F. Kennedy (politician, b. 20-Nov-1925, d. 6-Jun-1968 assassination)
Mother: Ethel Kennedy (b. 11-Apr-1928)
Brother: Joseph Kennedy (b. 24-Sep-1952)
Brother: Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. (b. 17-Jan-1954)
Brother: David Kennedy (b. 1955)
Sister: Mary C. Kennedy (b. 1956)
Brother: Michael Kennedy (b. 1958)
Sister: Kerry Kennedy (activist, b. 8-Sep-1959)
Brother: Christopher Kennedy (b. 1963)
Brother: Matthew Kennedy (b. 1965)
Brother: Douglas Kennedy (b. 1967)
Sister: Rory Kennedy (documentary filmmaker, b. 12-Dec-1968)
Husband: David Townsend (university professor, m. 17-Nov-1973, four daughters)
Daughter: Meaghan Anne (b. 7-Nov-1977)
Daughter: Maeve Fahey (b. 1-Nov-1979)
Daughter: Rose Katherine (b. 17-Dec-1983)
Daughter: Kerry Sophia (b. 30-Nov-1991)

    High School: Putney School (1969)
    University: BA History and Literature, Harvard University (1973)
    Law School: JD, University of New Mexico School of Law (1978)

    Lieutenant Governor of Maryland (1995-2003)
    US Justice Department Deputy Asst. US Attorney General (1993-95)
    Center for American Progress Board of Directors
    John F. Kennedy Library Foundation Trustee
    National Catholic Reporter Board of Directors
    Operation Respect
    Points of Light Foundation Trustee
    Kennedy Family

    Bhutto (21-Jan-2010) · Herself

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Author of books:
Failing America's Faithful: How Today's Churches Are Mixing God with Politics and Losing Their Way (2007)

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