Rudy Boschwitz, former U.S. Senator & Ambassador

"Magnificent America" 

Rudolph Ely Boschwitz is an American politician and former Independent-Republican United States Senator from Minnesota. He served in the Senate from December 1978 to January 1991. In 2005, President George W. Bush named Boschwitz as the United States Ambassador to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, which met at the U.N. in Geneva, Switzerland. Rudy was born in Germany in 1930. His family fled Germany right when Hilter rose to power when Rudy was only 3 years old.