Donald Rice facts for kids
|17th United States Secretary of the Air Force|
May 22, 1989 – January 20, 1993
|President||George H. W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Edward C. Aldridge Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Sheila Widnall|
Donald Blessing Rice
June 4, 1939
Frederick, Maryland, U.S.
|Education||University of Notre Dame (BS)
Purdue University, West Lafayette (MS, PhD)
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Years of service||1961–1967|
|Unit||Army Ordinance Corps|
Donald Blessing Rice (born June 4, 1939) is an American businessman and senior government official. He has been president and chief executive officer of several large companies including RAND Corporation. Rice also served as the seventeenth Secretary of the Air Force, 1989–93.
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