Ramsey Clark

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Ramsey Clark
Ramsey Clark at the White House, 28 Feb 1968.jpg
Ramsey Clark at the White House in February 1968.
66th United States Attorney General
In office
March 10, 1967 – January 20, 1969
President Lyndon B. Johnson
Preceded by Nicholas deB. Katzenbach
Succeeded by John N. Mitchell
6th United States Deputy Attorney General
In office
January 28, 1965 – March 10, 1967
President Lyndon B. Johnson
Preceded by Nicholas deB. Katzenbach
Succeeded by Warren M. Christopher
Personal details
Born William Ramsey Clark
(1927-12-18) December 18, 1927 (age 90)
Dallas, Texas, United States
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Georgia Welch Clark
(m. 1949 - 2010, her death)[1]
Children Ronda Kathleen Clark
Tom Campbell Clark, II
Parents Thomas Campbell Clark
Mary Jane Ramsey Clark
Alma mater University of Texas-Austin (B.A.)
University of Chicago (M.A., J.D.)
Religion Presbyterian
Military service
Service/branch United States Marine Corps
Years of service 1945-1946

William Ramsey Clark (born December 18, 1927) is an American lawyer, activist and former public official. He worked for the U.S. Department of Justice, which included service as United States Attorney General from 1967 to 1969, under President Lyndon B. Johnson.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Deaths CLARK, GEORGIA WELCH". NYTimes.com. July 6, 2010. Retrieved June 6, 2011. 
  2. Time Magazine, "The Ramsey Clark Issue", October 18, 1968

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