Awards & Winners

Daniel Patrick Moynihan

Date of Birth 16-March-1927
Place of Birth Tulsa
(Oklahoma, Tulsa County, Wagoner County, Osage County, United States of America, Area codes 918 and 539, Area code 918, Area code 539)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Daniel P Moynihan, Sen. Daniel P. Moynihan, Pat
Profession Politician, Sociologist
  • I don't think there's any point in being Irish if you don't know that the world is going to break your heart eventually. I guess that we thought we had a little more time.
  • No one is innocent after the experience of governing. But not everyone is guilty.
  • The issue of race could benefit from a period of benign neglect.
  • Secrecy is for losers. For people who do not know how important the information really is.
Daniel Patrick Moynihan was an American politician and sociologist. A member of the Democratic Party, he was first elected to the United States Senate for New York in 1976, and was re-elected three times. He declined to run for re-election in 2000. Prior to his years in the Senate, Moynihan was the United States' Ambassador to the United Nations and to India, and was a member of four successive presidential administrations, beginning with the administration of John F. Kennedy, and continuing through that of Gerald Ford.

Awards by Daniel Patrick Moynihan

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Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards
Honored for : Beyond the melting pot

Nominations 1964 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Award for Science, Philosophy, and Religion (Nonfiction) Beyond the melting pot