Richard V. Allen

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Richard V. Allen
11th National Security Advisor
In office
January 21, 1981 – January 4, 1982
PresidentRonald Reagan
Preceded byZbigniew Brzezinski
Succeeded byWilliam Clark
Personal details
Richard Vincent Allen

(1936-01-01) January 1, 1936 (age 88)
Collingswood, New Jersey, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
EducationUniversity of Notre Dame (BA, MA)

Richard Vincent Allen (born January 1, 1936)[1] was the United States National Security Advisor to President Ronald Reagan from 1981 to 1982, having been Reagan's chief foreign policy advisor from 1977. He has been a fellow of the Hoover Institution since 1983. He was a member of the Defense Policy Board Advisory Committee.[1][2]

Books[change | change source]

  • Allen, Richard V. (1966). Peace and Peaceful Coexistence. Chicago: American Bar Association, 1966.
  • Allen, Richard V. (1967). Communism and Democracy: Theory and Action. Princeton: Van Nostrand, 1967.
  • Allen, Richard V. (1969). Yearbook On International Communist Affairs 1968. Hoover Institution Press. ISBN 0-8179-1801-9.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Peter B. Levy (1996), Encyclopedia of the Reagan-Bush Years, ABC-CLIO, p16
  2., Allen, Richard V. OAC