Date of Birth:
7 April 1931
Daniel Ellsberg played in 1 movies in the Documentary, Music genres.
Daniel Ellsberg got succeed with average imdb rating 7.8.
A U.S. Political analyst, Ellsberg had been a strong supporter of the war in Vietnam in the mid-60s. However, by 1972, he was so outraged by the American government's handling of the Vietnam War (that being the attempts by those in the White House to keep valuable information about the war from the public) that he stole classified documents called "The Pentagon Papers" and leaked the information to The New York Times. With that, of course, he had to go on the lam from the FBI and became a hero t... Read more