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Harry S. Dent, Sr.

AKA Harry Shuler Dent, Sr.

Born: 21-Feb-1930
Birthplace: St. Matthews, SC
Died: 28-Sep-2007
Location of death: Columbia, SC
Cause of death: Alzheimer's

Gender: Male
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Political Strategist
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Devised Nixon's Southern Strategy

Military service: US Army (1952-53)

Father: Hampton N. Dent
Mother: Sallie P. Dent
Brother: (four brothers)
Wife: Betty Francis Dent
Son: Harry S. Dent, Jr. (economist)
Son: Jack Dent
Daughter: Dolly Montgomery
Daughter: Ginny Brant

    High School: St. Matthews, SC
    University: BA, Presbyterian College, Clinton, SC (1951)
    Law School: University of South Carolina
    Law School: LLB, George Washington University (1957)
    Law School: LLM, Georgetown University (1959)
    Theological: Columbia International University (1981)

    Republican National Committee Campaign Advisory Committee (1977)
    Republican National Committee General Counsel (1973-74)
    White House Staff Special Counsel to President Nixon (1969-72)
    White House Staff Deputy Counsel to President Nixon (1969)
    Congressional Staff to Senator Strom Thurmond (1955-65)
    The Orangeburg Times and Democrat Columnist
    Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity
    Eagle Scout
    Order of the Palmetto
    Campaign Finance Violation pleaded guilty (1974)
    Watergate Scandal "Operation Townhouse"

Author of books:
Cover Up: the Watergate in All of Us (1986, nonfiction)

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