Bob Dole was the chairman of the Republican National Committee from 1971 until 1973.
In February of 2010, Bob Dole was hospitalized with pneumonia and also had surgery done on his knees at the same time.
Bob Dole was a spokesman for the medication Viagra in the 1990s.
While fighting in World War II, Bob Dole was injured while in Italy and as a result of those injuries had to spend thirty nine months in a hospital.
Bob Dole wrote a memoir oh his war days titled One Soldier's Story: A Memoir, which was released in 2005.
Bob Dole was selected by President George W. Bush to co-chair a commission whose primary objective is to investigate issues in the health care system of the military in 2007.
He is a member of the Republican Party.
In 1968 he was elected to the U.S. Senate.
In 1942, he joined the Army.
In 1952, he recieved his Law Degree from Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas.
He attended the University of Kansas.
He spent his childhood in Russell, Kansas,
In 1975, he married Elizabeth Hanford.