|Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City|
January 1, 1995 – August 19, 1996
|President||Thomas M. Hoenig|
|Preceded by||Burton Dole|
|Succeeded by||Drue Jennings|
|Born||December 13, 1945|
Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
|Died||July 30, 2020 (aged 74)|
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
|Cause of death||Complications from COVID-19|
Gloria Etchison (m. 1968)
|Education||Morehouse College (BS)|
Purdue University (MS)
He was also head of the Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City, Missouri. Cain started working in politics in 1994. He said that President Clinton's health care plan was bad for business. Some people credit him with stopping Clinton's health care plan.
He was going to run for president in the Republican primaries of 2012. Cain won a couple of the Republican straw polls. In December 2011, Cain left the Presidential race. This was because several women accused him of sexual harassment.
Cain went to a campaign rally of President Donald Trump in Tulsa on June 20 without wearing a mask or socially distancing. He was hospitalized in Atlanta, Georgia and was diagnosed with COVID-19. He died from the infection on July 30, 2020 at the age of 74.
References[change | change source]
- Herman Cain's implausable story[permanent dead link]
- Solender, Andrew (July 2, 2020). "Herman Cain Hospitalized With COVID-19 After Attending Trump Tulsa Rally Maskless". Forbes. Retrieved July 2, 2020.
- Breuninger, Kevin (July 2, 2020). "Former GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain hospitalized with Covid-19". CNBC. Retrieved July 3, 2020.
- Herman Cain, Former C.E.O. and Presidential Candidate, Dies at 74