Michael Sommer

 

 

Age: 73

 

Summary: veteran Los Angeles journalist and political consultant who had worked as a news writer for KABC radio and KABC-TV in the late 1950's and early 1960's, but who later became a speech writer and adviser for John F. Kennedy's presidential campaign as well as the campaigns of Lyndon B. Johnson, George McGovern, Walter Mondale and Edward Kennedy.

 

 

Cause of Death: Struck and killed by a car

 

Born: September 21, 1935

 

Died: March 25, 2009

 

Location: Los Angeles, California