Richardson, Elliot Lee

Born: 1920 AD
Died: 1999 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Priests


US politician

 

under secretary of state 1969-1970

 

Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare 1970-1973

 

Secretary of Defense 1973

 

Attorney General 1973

 

resigned rather than follow Richard Nixon's orders to dismiss Archibald Cox as Watergate special prosecutor, initiating Saturday Night Massacre

 

US ambassador to Britain 1975-1976

 

Secretary of Commerce 1975-1977

 

only person to have headed four US Cabinet departments

 

wrote "Reflections of a Radical Moderate" 1996

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