Leo Crowley
Leo Thomas Crowley (August 15, 1889–1972) was a member of the cabinet of President Franklin D. Roosevelt as the head of the Foreign Economic Administration. Previously he had served as Alien Pr...
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William M. Rigdon
Commander William M. Rigdon is most known for being the Assistant Naval Aide in the United States White House from 1942 to 1953 during the presidencies of Harry S. Truman and Franklin D. Roosevelt. S...
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Thomas K. Finletter
Thomas Knight Finletter (November 11, 1893 – April 24, 1980), was an American lawyer, politician, and statesman.
Finletter was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Thomas Dickson Finlett...
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John Ward Studebaker
John Ward Studebaker (June 10, 1887 – July 26, 1989) served as U.S. Commissioner of Education from 1934 to 1948. He was also Chairman of the U.S. Radio Education Committee. His was the longest tenure ...
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Georgia Neese Clark
Georgia Neese Clark Gray (January 27, 1898 – October 26, 1995) was the first woman Treasurer of the United States, serving from 1949 to 1953. No subsequent Treasurer has been a man.
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Harold D. Smith
Harold Dewey Smith (June 6, 1898 - January 23, 1947) was an American civil servant who served as director of the United States Bureau of the Budget (now the Office of Management and Budget) during the...
Lewis B. Schwellenbach
Lewis Baxter Schwellenbach (September 20, 1894 – June 10, 1948), was an American lawyer, politician, and judge. He was born in Superior, Wisconsin.
Schwellenbach was born on September 20, 18...
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James E. Webb
James Edwin Webb (October 7, 1906 – March 27, 1992) was an American government official who served as the second administrator of NASA from February 14, 1961 to October 7, 1968.Webb oversaw NASA from ...
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John Wesley Snyder (US Cabinet Secretary)
John Wesley Snyder (June 21, 1895 – October 8, 1985) was an American businessman. He was Secretary of the Treasury in the Truman administration.
Snyder was born in Jonesboro, Arkans...
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Henry L. Stimson
Henry Lewis Stimson (September 21, 1867 – October 20, 1950) was an American statesman, lawyer and Republican Party politician and spokesman on foreign policy. He served as Secretary of War (1911...
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Claude R. Wickard
Claude Raymond Wickard (February 28, 1893 – April 29, 1967) was a Democratic politician who served as the Secretary of Agriculture during the administrations of Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt ...
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Stuart Symington
William Stuart Symington, Jr. (/ˈsaɪmɪŋtən/; June 26, 1901 – December 14, 1988) was an American businessman and politician from Missouri. He served as the first Secretary of the Air Force from 1947 to...
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Earl D. Johnson
Earl D. Johnson (December 14, 1905 – January 11, 1990) was the 4th United States Under Secretary of the Army from 1952 to 1954.
Earl Dallam Johnson was born in Hamilton, Ohio on December 14, 1905....
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Henry A. Wallace
Henry Agard Wallace (October 7, 1888 – November 18, 1965) was the 33rd Vice President of the United States (1941–1945), the Secretary of Agriculture (1933–1940), and the Secretary of Commerce (19...
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Frank Pace
Frank Pace, Jr. (July 5, 1912 – January 8, 1988) was the 3rd United States Secretary of the Army and a business executive.
Pace was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, and attended The H...
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Wilson Brown (admiral)
Wilson Brown, Jr. (27 April 1882–2 January 1957) was a Vice Admiral of the United States Navy who served in World War I and World War II. Brown turned 60 in April 1942 making him one of the olde...
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Alan Valentine
Alan Chester Valentine (February 23, 1901 – July 14, 1980) was an American academic who competed on the gold-medal winning American rugby union team in the 1924 Summer Olympics, was president of the ...
Harry J. Anslinger
Harry Jacob Anslinger (May 20, 1892 – November 14, 1975) was United States government official who served as the first commissioner of the U.S. Treasury Department's Federal Bureau of Narcotics ...
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Edward Stettinius, Jr.
Edward Reilly Stettinius, Jr. (October 22, 1900 – October 31, 1949) was a wealthy business man who became United States Secretary of State under Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman, s...
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J. C. Hurewitz
Jacob Coleman Hurewitz was born in Hartford, Connecticut, on November 11, 1914 and died on May 16, 2008.He was a professor emeritus in the political science department at Columbia University.Hurewitz,...
James M. Barnes (congressman)
James M. Barnes (January 9, 1899 – June 8, 1958) was a Member of the US House of Representatives from Illinois and Administrative Assistant to Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry...
Maurice J. Tobin
Maurice Joseph Tobin (May 22, 1901 – July 19, 1953) was a Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts, the 56th Governor of Massachusetts, and U.S. Secretary of Labor. He was a Democrat and a liber...
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Fred M. Vinson
Frederick "Fred" Moore Vinson (January 22, 1890 – September 8, 1953) was an American politician who served the United States in all three branches of government and was the most prominent member of th...
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Attica Prison riot
78°16′18″W / 42.84972°N 78.27167°W / 42.84972; -78.27167The Attica Prison riot occurred at the Attica Correctional Facility in Attica, New York, United States in 1971. This ri...
Carl Ferdinand Pfeifer
Carl Ferdinand Pfeifer (December 18, 1915 – May 12, 2001) was an officer in the United States Navy and aid to Presidents Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower.A native of Springfield, Ohio. H...
Frederick Lawton
Frederick Joseph Lawton (November 11, 1900 – 1975) was an American bureaucrat who served as the ninth Director of the Bureau of the Budget. Lawton was born in Washington, D.C., and became a lawyer and...
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George Elsey
George Elsey (born February 5, 1918) was an American commander who was a military advisor to Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman. A commander in the U.S. Naval Reserve, he was a duty...
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William L. Clayton
William Lockhart "Will" Clayton (February 7, 1880 – February 8, 1966) was an American business leader and government official.
Born near Tupelo, Mississippi, Clayton grew up in Jackson, Tennessee....
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Byron Price
Byron Price (1891–1981) was director of the U.S. Office of Censorship during World War II.
Price was born near Topeka, Indiana on 25 March 1891. He was a magazine editor at Topeka High School, and...
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