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JFK speech writer dies

One of the last surviving members of John F Kennedy's inner circle has died. Theodore Sorenson is credited with writing JFK's speech which promised to put a man on the moon by 1970.

We spoke to Mr Sorenson in January last year, on the day of Barack Obama's inauguration. He told us how crucial the words a president uses can be.


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