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Ken Starr

Lawyer who investigated Bill Clinton Ken Starr

Profession: Lawyer who investigated Bill Clinton

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: The lawyer who investigated the Clinton administration.

Starr published his Starr Report in 1998 which alleged that Bill Clinton had lied about the existence of his affair with Monica Lewinsky during a sworn deposition.

The allegation led to the impeachment trial of Bill Clinton and the five-year suspension of Clinton's law license. Clinton was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12, 1999.

Born: July 21, 1946
Birthplace: Vernon, Texas, USA
Age: 73 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer

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Married Life

  • 1970-08-23 US Solicitor General Ken Starr weds Alice Mendell

Events in the Life of Ken Starr

  • 1998-09-11 Independent counsel Ken Starr sends a report to the U.S. Congress accusing President Bill Clinton of 11 possible impeachable offenses.

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