Edward McAteer



Age: 78


Summary: founder of the Religious Roundtable, a conservative Christian group created in 1979 that was meant to involve conservative Christians in the political process, opposing abortion, pornography and communism and which was considered a key in the victory of the campaign of Ronald Reagan for president in 1980 and impacting the tie between religious right and politics that still exists today.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: July 29, 1926


Died: October 6, 2004


Location: Memphis, Tennessee