Kintner, Robert E. (Robert Edmonds), 1909-1980


Kintner, Robert E. (Robert Edmonds), 1909-1980


Robert Kintner and Horace Busby are seated in foreground. Reflection in mirror on wall behind them shows President Lyndon B. Johnson (in barber chair), barber Steve Martini standing behind him, unidentified man, unidentified woman (back to camera), and Yoichi Okamoto (taking the photograph). Barber Shop, White House, Washington DC, 4/20/1966. Photo # a2287-22 by Yoichi Okamoto. White House Photo Office collection, LBJ Presidential Library, public domain.


LBJ Connection: Special Assistant to the President, 1966-1967; Cabinet secretary, planned staff and Cabinet meetings, advised on appointments, coordinated speech writing. President of NBC and later ABC.