Robert B. Kennedy
|Robert B. Kennedy|
|Member of the Massachusetts Governor's Council for the 3rd District|
|Preceded by||Herb Connolly|
|Succeeded by||Cynthia Stone Creem|
|Mayor of Lowell, Massachusetts|
|Preceded by||Brian J. Martin|
|Succeeded by||Richard P. Howe|
|Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from the 46th Middlesex District|
|Preceded by||District created|
|Succeeded by||District eliminated|
February 6, 1940|
|Died||May 1, 2018
|Alma mater||Bentley College of Accounting and Finance
Lowell Technological Institute
Robert B. Kennedy (February 6, 1940 – May 1, 2018) was an American politician from Lowell, Massachusetts.
From 1971 to 1975, Kennedy was a member of the Lowell City Council. In 1972 he ran for the United States House of Representatives in Massachusetts's 5th congressional district. He finished fifth in a ten candidate Democratic primary with 7.47%.
Kennedy served on the Lowell City Council again from 1981 to 1990. From 1986 to 1987 he also served as Lowell's mayor.
He died on May 1, 2018 in Lowell, Massachusetts at the age of 78.
- Public officers of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts 2005-2006.
- "MA District 5 – D Primary Race – Sep 19, 1972". Our Campaigns. Retrieved May 28, 2010.
- "Robert B. Kennedy, Former Mayor of Lowell, Massachusetts, Dies at 78". Lowell Sun. Retrieved 8 May 2018.