W. Michael Blumenthal

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W. Michael Blumenthal
Portrait of W. Michael Blumenthal.jpg
64th United States Secretary of the Treasury
In office
January 23, 1977 – August 4, 1979
President Jimmy Carter
Preceded by William E. Simon
Succeeded by G. William Miller
Personal details
Born Werner Michael Blumenthal
January 3, 1926 (1926-01-03) (age 91)
Oranienburg, Prussia
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Margaret Eileen Polley (1951-1977),[1] Barbara Bennett
Alma mater

University of California, Berkeley,

Princeton University
Religion Judaism
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Werner Michael Blumenthal (born January 3, 1926) is an American politician. He served as United States Secretary of the Treasury under President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1979.

References[change | change source]

  1. [1]"From Nazi Refugee to Treasury Chief: Mike Blumenthal's Next Step May Be Closer to Carter", People Magazine, August 29, 1977