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Bell, Griffin Boyette

Born: 1918 AD
Currently alive, at 96 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Administrators, Lawyers


1918 - Born on the 31st of October in Americus, Georgia.

1948-1961 - Practiced law at King & Spalding in Georgia.

1961 - Appointed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

1976-1979 - He became the 72nd Attorney General of the United States.

1978 - He was the first cabinet official named to Mr. Blackwell's list of best-dressed Americans.

1985-1987 - He served on the Secretary of State's Advisory Committee on South Africa.

1989 - He was appointed Vice Chairman of President George H.W. Bush's Commission on Federal Ethics Law Reform.

       - Counsel to President Bush during the Iran Contra investigation.

2004 - He supported the re-election of George W. Bush.


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