Stephen Early

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Stephen Early
Portrait of Stephen T. Early.jpg
3rd & 7th White House Press Secretary
In office
March 4, 1933 – June 1, 1945
President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Harry S. Truman
Preceded by Theodore Goldsmith Joslin
Succeeded by J. Leonard Reinsch
In office
December 5, 1950 – December 18, 1950
President Harry S. Truman
Preceded by Charles Griffith Ross
Succeeded by Joseph Short
United States Deputy Secretary of Defense
In office
May 2, 1949[1] – September 30, 1950
President Harry S. Truman
Preceded by Charles Griffith Ross
Succeeded by Joseph Short
Personal details
Born (1889-08-27)August 27, 1889
Died August 11, 1951(1951-08-11) (aged 61)
Washington, D.C.

Stephen Tyree Early (August 27, 1889 – August 11, 1951) was a American journalist and government official. He served as White House Press Secretary under Franklin D. Roosevelt from 1933 to 1945 and again under President Harry S. Truman in 1950 after the sudden death of Charles Griffith Ross.

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  1. Served with the title "Under Secretary of Defense" from May 2, 1949 to August 9, 1949.