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George Shultz

George ShultzAKA George Pratt Shultz

Born: 13-Dec-1920
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 6-Feb-2021
Location of death: Stanford, CA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Secretary of State, 1982-89

Military service: USMC (1942-45)

Father: Birl E. Shultz
Mother: Margaret Pratt
Wife: Helena Marie O'Brien (nurse, m. 1946, d. 1997, three daughters, two sons)
Wife: Charlotte Mailliard Swig (b. 1934, m. 15-Aug-1997)

    University: BA Economics, Princeton University (1942)
    University: PhD Industrial Economics, MIT (1949)

    US Secretary of State (16-Jul-1982 to 20-Jan-1989)
    US Secretary of the Treasury (May 1972 to May 1974)
    US Secretary of Labor (1969-70)
    US Director, Office of Management and Budget
    Council for Excellence in Government
    Bechtel to President (1974-82)
    Member of the Board of Bechtel
    Member of the Board of Charles Schwab
    JP Morgan Chase Chairman, International Advisory Council
    Forstmann Little & Co. Advisory Board
    Alfalfa Club 1982
    America-Israel Friendship League U.S. National Advisory Board
    American Academy of Diplomacy
    American Council for Capital Formation Board of Directors
    American Enterprise Institute
    Americans for Generational Equity Trustee
    Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training Honorary Member, Board of Directors
    Atlantic Council Honorary Director
    Augusta National Golf Club
    Bilderberg Group
    Bohemian Grove
    Bretton Woods Committee
    Bush-Cheney '04
    Cato Institute Advisory Board, Center for Trade Policy Studies
    Committee for Economic Development Trustee
    Committee for the Liberation of Iraq
    Committee on the Present Danger
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Dreier for Congress Committee
    Elizabeth Dole Committee
    Foundation for Art and Preservation in Embassies Honorary Patron
    Friends of Giuliani Exploratory Committee
    George W. Bush for President
    Hoover Institution
    Institute for International Economics Board of Directors (Honorary)
    John McCain 2008
    McCain for Senate '98
    National Republican Senatorial Committee
    Pacific Council on International Policy
    Pilgrims Society
    Romney Victory Inc.
    Ryan for Congress
    Straight Talk America
    Washington Institute for Near East Policy Board of Advisors
    Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Wilson Council
    Wedding: Edward Cox and Tricia Nixon (1971)
    Wedding: Gavin Newsom and Jennifer Siebel (2008)
    Presidential Medal of Freedom 19-Jan-1989
    Dwight D. Eisenhower Medal 2001
    Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service
    Rumford Prize 2008 (shared)
    Traveled to the USSR for the funeral of Leonid Brezhnev (Nov-1982)
    Traveled to the USSR for the funeral of Konstantin Chernenko (Mar-1985)
    Traveled to the USSR Nov-1985
    Assassination Attempt South America, August 1988
    Funeral: Richard Nixon (1994)
    Funeral: Ronald Reagan (2004)
    Funeral: Margaret Thatcher (2013)

    Meeting Gorbachev (1-Sep-2018) · Himself

Author of books:
Economic Policy Beyond the Headlines (1977, economics)
Turmoil and Triumph: My Years as Secretary of State (1993, memoir)
Putting Our House in Order: A Guide to Social Security and Health Care Reform (2008, politics)

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