Burton, Phillip

Burton, Phillip

(1926–83) U.S. representative; born in Cincinnati, Ohio. An air force veteran, he was a lawyer in San Francisco (1956–64) before going to Congress (1965–83) where he led the Democratic reform group to remove old-time committee chairmen.
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Not Mathew Rhys, Siena Miller or Keira Knightley in The Edge of Love, but historical and new recordings in the company of the great genius-with-words himself, together with Richard Burton, Phillip Madoc, Jason Hughes and Richard Bebb speaking Dylan's best-known, best-loved, wittiest works including the original 1954 recording of Under Milk Wood, Return Journey to Swansea, Quite Early One Morning, Memories of Christmas and Do not go gentle into that good night.