Bobby Darin & Bobby Kennedy
so much that Darin campaigned for Kennedy during the Presidental elections in 1968.
PBS Special: "Bobby Darin: Beyond the Song"
"Bobby was very close to Bobby Kennedy, he campaigned for him. In fact they were up in Seattle
right before he was killed. On the plane Bobby (RFK) would come over to him and say,
'Sing my favorite song' ... it was "Blowin' In the Wind" ... and Bobby (Darin) would
take out his guitar and play it."
believed that RFK was sincere and could change things ... he was with him a couple of days
before he was murdered ... and that stunned him to the core."
entitled "The Stars Leap Into Politics." Many celebrities were featured, including
Mr. Darin who was quoted below.
at the Grave of Robert Kennedy"
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