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
PresidentLyndon B. Johnson
Preceded byNicholas deB. Katzenbach
Succeeded byJohn N. Mitchell
6th United States Deputy Attorney General
In office
January 28, 1965 – March 10, 1967
PresidentLyndon B. Johnson
Preceded byNicholas deB. Katzenbach
Succeeded byWarren M. Christopher
Personal details
BornWilliam Ramsey Clark
(1927-12-18) December 18, 1927 (age 91)
Dallas, Texas, United States
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Georgia Welch Clark
(m. 1949 - 2010, her death)[1]
ChildrenRonda Kathleen Clark
Tom Campbell Clark, II
ParentsThomas Campbell Clark
Mary Jane Ramsey Clark
Alma materUniversity of Texas-Austin (B.A.)
University of Chicago (M.A., J.D.)
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service1945-1946

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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