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William E. Simon

William E. SimonAKA William Edward Simon

Born: 27-Nov-1927
Birthplace: Paterson, NJ
Died: 3-Jun-2000
Location of death: Santa Barbara, CA [1]
Cause of death: Respiratory failure [2]
Remains: Buried, Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa, NJ

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government, Business, Philanthropist
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Secretary of the Treasury, 1974-77

Military service: US Army

[1] Cottage Hospital, Santa Barbara, CA.

[2] Complications from pulmonary fibrosis.

Wife: Carol Girard (m. 1950, d. 1995, two sons, five daughters)
Son: William E. Simon Jr. ("Bill")
Son: J. Peter Simon
Daughter: Mary Beth Simon Streep
Daughter: Carol Leigh Simon Porges
Daughter: Aimee Simon Bloom
Daughter: Julie Ann Simon Munro
Daughter: Johanna Katrina Simon
Wife: Tonia Donnelley Simon (m. 1996)

    High School: Newark Academy, Livingston, NJ
BA Government & Law, Lafayette College (1952)
    Administrator: Trustee, Lafayette College
    Administrator: Trustee, Mannes College of Music, New York City
    Administrator: Trustee, Newark Academy, Livingston, NJ

    US Secretary of the Treasury (1974-77)
    US Official Director, Federal Energy Office (1973-74)
    US Treasury Department Deputy Secretary (1973-74)
    Salomon Brothers Senior Partner, Government Bond & Municipal Bond Depts. (1970-73)
    Salomon Brothers (1964-70)
    Weeden & Co. VP (1957-64)
    Union Securities VP & Manager, Municipal Trading Department (1955-57)
    Union Securities (1952-55)
    Member of the Board of Citibank
    Member of the Board of Dart & Kraft
    Member of the Board of Halliburton
    Member of the Board of United Technologies
    Member of the Board of Xerox
    Wesray Corporation (1987)
    Asian Development Bank
    Capital Research Center
    Council on Foreign Relations
    The Heritage Foundation Trustee
    Hoover Institution Trustee
    Institute for Educational Affairs Co-Founder
    Inter-American Development Bank
    International Monetary Fund Board of Governors
    Investment Bankers Association of America Board of Directors
    Knights of Malta
    MacArthur Foundation Director (1979-94)
    McCain for Senate '98
    Olin Foundation President (1985-2000)
    Quayle 2000
    Securities Industry Association Board of Directors
    US Olympic Committee President (1980-84)
    US Olympic Foundation Chairman (1985-97)
    World Bank
    Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity
    Clare Boothe Luce Award
    US Olympic Hall of Fame 1991
    Hemorrhoid Operation Bethesda Naval Hospital (17-Dec-1975)
    Risk Factors: Hemorrhoids

Author of books:
A Time for Truth (1978, politics)
A Time for Action (1980, politics)

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