Turner in June 1983
|Director of Central Intelligence|
March 9, 1977 – January 20, 1981
|Preceded by||George H. W. Bush|
|Succeeded by||William J. Casey|
|President of the U.S. Naval War College|
June 30, 1972 – August 9, 1974
|Preceded by||Benedict Semmes|
|Succeeded by||Julien LeBourgeois|
|Born||December 1, 1923|
Highland Park, Illinois, U.S.
|Died||January 18, 2018 (aged 94)|
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
|Alma mater||Amherst College|
United States Naval Academy
Exeter College, Oxford
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1947-1978|
U.S. Second Fleet
Allied Forces Southern Europe
Stansfield M. Turner (December 1, 1923 – January 18, 2018) was a United States Navy admiral and former Director of Central Intelligence and President of the Naval War College. He is currently a senior research scholar at the University of Maryland, College Park School of Public Policy.
Turner was born on December 1, 1923 in Highland Park, Illinois. He studied at Amherst College, at the United States Naval Academy, and at Exeter College, Oxford. Turner now lives in Great Falls, Virginia, and is a Christian Scientist Turner died in Seattle, Washington on January 18, 2018 at the age of 94.
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- Shapiro, T. Rees (January 18, 2018). "Adm. Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA overhaul as director of central intelligence, dies at 94". Washington Post. Washingotn, DC. Retrieved January 18, 2018.