Mar. 27, 1917 Clarksburg Harrison County West Virginia, USA
Jan. 12, 2002 New York New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA
Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He served as United States Secretary of State from 1977 to 1980 in President Jimmy Carter's Administration. He resigned under protest over the failed attempt to rescue Americans held hostage in Iran. Despite the death date of January 10th on his gravestone, most sources state his death date as January 12th.