Bob Dole, who overcame disabling war wounds to become a sharp-tongued Senate leader from Kansas, a Republican presidential candidate and then a symbol and celebrant of his dwindling generation of World War II veterans, has died. He was 98.
U.S. dignitaries and military veterans are mourning former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, a World War II veteran and former Republican presidential candidate who served in Congress for 36 years. Dole, who had stage 4 lung cancer, died Sunday at age 98, according to his wife, Elizabeth.
Berlin, May 1961: Legendary actor Spencer Tracy waits for his next scene during the filming of “Judgment at Nuremberg,” the story of the post-World War II war crimes trials. Producer Stanley Kramer brought part of the cast to Berlin to film outdoor scenes amid the still-abundant rubble.