Currently alive, at 78 years of age.
1938 – Born on the 29th of August in New York City.
1960 – Graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in economics from Harvard College.
1964 – Attended the London School of Economics after graduation and received an LL.B. from Yale Law School.
– Joined Goldman Sachs as an associate in the risk arbitrage department.
1980 – Joined the management committee along with fellow Democrat Jon Corzine, U.S. senator and governor of New Jersey.
1987-1990 – Vice Chairman and Co-Chief Operating Officer.
1990-1992 – Served as Co-Chairman and Co-Senior Partner along with Stephen Friedman (PFIAB).
1993-1995 – Served in the White House as Assistant to the President for Economic Policy.
– Directed the National Economic Council, which Bill Clinton created after winning the presidency.
1995-1999 – Became the Treasury Secretary succeeding Lloyd Bentsen.