Casey, William Joseph

Born: Mar 13, 1913 AD
Died: 1987 AD, at 74 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Administrators

1913 - He was born on the 13th of March.

1934-1937 - Casey graduated from Fordham University and earned a law degree from St. John's University School of Law.

1971-1973 - He served in the Nixon Administration as the chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission.

1980 - Casey headed up the successful presidential campaign of Ronald Reagan and served on the transition team following the election.

1987 - His book, Veil: The Secret Wars of the CIA, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward, who had interviewed Casey on numerous occasions, said that he had gained entry to Casey's hospital room for a final, four-minute long encounter — a claim that was met with disbelief in many quarters, and adamant denial by Casey's wife, Sofia.

         - Casey died of brain cancer on the 6th of May at the age of 74.
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