Benson, George Charles Sumner
Born: Jan 16, 1908 AD
Died: 1999 AD, at 91 years of age.
1908 - Born on the 16th of January in New York City.
1928 - He graduated from Pomona College.
1929 - He received his M.A. from the University of Illinois.
1947-1969 - Served as the 1st President of Claremont McKenna College.
1969 - Served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs under President Nixon.
1975-1982 - Published a trilogy on ethics in American life: Amoral America, Political Corruption in America, and Business Ethics in America.
1978-1996 - Chaired all campaigns of Congressman David Dreier.
1999 - Dr. Benson died in Claremont on 22nd of March.
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