Profiles in Courage

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Profiles in Courage is an American historical anthology series that was telecast weekly on NBC from November 8, 1964 to May 9, 1965. The series was based on the Pulitzer Prize winning book, Profiles in Courage by U.S. President John F. read more

Profiles in Courage is an American historical anthology series that was telecast weekly on NBC from November 8, 1964 to May 9, 1965. The series was based on the Pulitzer Prize winning book, Profiles in Courage by U.S. President John F. Kennedy, who had been assassinated the year before.

Original Release

11/08/1964 on NBC

US Release

11/08/1964

Cast

Carl Benton Reid Calhoun
Lee Tracy Senator Robert A. Taft
Willard Sage Ambassador Rose
Willard Sage Lemon
Sandy Kenyon Webster
Robert Hooks Frederick Douglass
Barry Morse Thaddeus Stevens
Peggy McCay Margaret
Orville Sherman Bowen
John Abbott Senator Wigfall
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Oscar W. Underwood Sunday, 08 November 1964
2 Mary S. McDowell Sunday, 15 November 1964
3 Thomas Hart Benton Sunday, 29 November 1964
4 Richard T. Ely Sunday, 06 December 1964
5 Sam Houston Sunday, 13 December 1964
6 Governor John M. Slaton Sunday, 20 December 1964
7 John Adams Sunday, 27 December 1964
8 Robert A. Taft Sunday, 03 January 1965
9 Anne Hutchinson Sunday, 10 January 1965
10 General Alexander William Doniphan Sunday, 17 January 1965
11 John Peter Altgeld Sunday, 24 January 1965
12 Frederick Douglass Sunday, 31 January 1965
13 Daniel Webster Sunday, 07 February 1965
14 Woodrow Wilson Sunday, 14 February 1965
15 Prudence Crandall Sunday, 21 February 1965
16 Andrew Johnson Sunday, 28 February 1965
17 Hamilton Fish Sunday, 07 March 1965
18 Charles Evans Hughes Sunday, 14 March 1965
19 Edmund G. Ross Sunday, 21 March 1965
20 George W. Norris Sunday, 28 March 1965
21 Grover Cleveland Sunday, 04 April 1965
22 John Quincy Adams Sunday, 11 April 1965
23 John Marshall Sunday, 18 April 1965
24 Judge Benjamin Barr Lindsey Sunday, 25 April 1965
25 George Mason Sunday, 02 May 1965
26 Thomas Corwin Sunday, 09 May 1965
1965EmmyOutstanding Program Achievements in Entertainment Nominated
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