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Pat Robertson
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Robertson during an Operation Blessing International appearance at Victory Fellowship Church in Metairie, Louisiana, providing relief to Hurricane Katrina victims (February 12, 2006)
Born
Marion Gordon Robertson

March 22, 1930 (1930-03-22) (age 89)
Nationality American
Education Washington and Lee University (BA)
Yale University (JD)
New York Theological Seminary (MDiv)
Occupation Chancellor of Regent University, Chairman of CBN, Evangelist
Years active 1961–present
Known for Christian talk show host and minister, author of political, spiritual and social books
Notable work
The Secret Kingdom
Television The 700 Club (1966–present)
Title Doctor (honorary)
Political party Republican
Spouse(s)
Adelia Elmer (m. 1954)
Children 4, including Gordon
Parent(s) Absalom Willis Robertson
Gladys Churchill

Pat Robertson (born March 22, 1930) is an American evangelist and host of the 700 Club, a Christian news and talk show on television. He ran for President of the United States against George H.W. Bush, but did not win the primaries. He has said several times that natural disasters, such as Hurricane Katrina and the 2010 Haiti earthquake, were punishments from God.

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