James W Fulbright
- Category : Business-Entrepreneur
- Type : GE
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Split - Small (25)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX The Clarion 1
American politician, a Senator from Arkansas.
A Rhodes scholar, he was president of the University of Arkansas from 1939-1941. As a senator, he sponsored the "Fulbright Act" adopted in 1946, which provides funds for an exchange of students from the US and other countries around the world. Since its founding, the foreign-exchange fellowship program has involved more than 150,000 people.
He died following a stroke in Washington, DC on 9 February 1995.