by Bill Eppridge, Pete Hamill et al.
June 4, 2008 When the candidate was assassinated 40 years ago, Hamill was there: He was Kennedy's friend and had helped persuade him to run for president. A journalist and author, Hamill covered the story for The Village Voice.
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