William Verity Jr.
|27th United States Secretary of Commerce|
October 19, 1987 – January 30, 1989
George H. W. Bush
|Preceded by||Malcolm Baldrige Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Robert Mosbacher|
Calvin William Verity Jr.
January 26, 1917
Middletown, Ohio, U.S.
|Died||January 3, 2007 (aged 89)|
Beaufort, South Carolina, U.S.
|Education||Yale University (BA)|
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
Calvin William Verity, Jr. (January 26, 1917 – January 3, 2007) was an American administrator and steel industrialist. He served as the Secretary of Commerce between 1987 and 1989, under President Ronald Reagan.
He died on January 3, 2007, a complications of pneumonia, in Beaufort, South Carolina, at the age of 89.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "C. William Verity Jr., Former Commerce Secretary, 89, Dies". New York Times. 2007-01-06.