|United States Senator|
from New Jersey
January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1997
|Preceded by||Clifford P. Case|
|Succeeded by||Robert Torricelli|
William Warren Bradley
July 28, 1943
Crystal City, Missouri, U.S.
Ernestine Misslbeck Schlant
(m. 1974; div. 2007)
|Education||Princeton University (BA)|
Worcester College, Oxford (MA)
|Branch/service||United States Air Force|
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Listed weight||205 lb (93 kg)|
|High school||Crystal City|
(Crystal City, Missouri)
|NBA draft||1965 / Pick: Territorial|
|Selected by the New York Knicks|
|Position||Shooting guard / Small forward|
|1967–1977||New York Knicks|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Points||9,217 (12.4 ppg)|
|Rebounds||2,354 (3.2 rpg)|
|Assists||2,533 (3.4 apg)|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
|Basketball Hall of Fame as player|
|College Basketball Hall of Fame|
Inducted in 2006
William Warren "Bill" Bradley (born July 28, 1943) is an American politician, basketball player, and educator. He was a member of the Democratic Party.
Bradley was born in Crystal City, Missouri. He studied at Princeton University.
Bradley served as a United States senator of New Jersey. He served as senator from 1979 to 1997.
He ran for President of the United States in 2000. He withdrew from the race. Al Gore would eventually won the Democratic Party ticket.
Bradley married Ernestine Bradley in 1974. Their marriage ended in divorce in 2007. They had one child. He is currently in a relationship with Betty Sue Flowers, former director of the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Reich, Robert (2000-02-24). "The Case For Bill Bradley". The New Republic. Archived from the original on 2009-10-04. Retrieved 2009-09-08.
- ↑ Buchholz, Brad (May 31, 2009). "Betty Sue Flowers leaving behind 45 years in Austin to follow her bliss". Austin American-Statesman. Archived from the original on July 16, 2011. Retrieved February 17, 2011.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Bill Bradley at Wikimedia Commons
- 1943 births
- Living people
- United States senators from New Jersey
- Educators from New Jersey
- American basketball players
- 2000 United States presidential candidates
- Politicians from Missouri
- Sportspeople from Missouri
- Sportspeople from New Jersey
- Democratic Party (United States) politicians
- Educators from Missouri
- Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductees