Senator, TV Star Fred Thompson Dies At 73
Thompson had a long career in government, but it's his film and TV roles that made him a familiar face nationwide.By Jillian Deutsch | November 1, 2015
Fred Thompson, a former Tennessee senator, TV star and Republican presidential candidate, died Sunday at age 73.
Thompson was battling a recurrence of lymphoma, which he was first diagnosed with in 2005.
"Mr. Butterfield, were you aware of the installation of any listening devices in the Oval Offices of the president?" Thompson said.