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Frank Carlucci
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16th United States Secretary of Defense
In office
November 23, 1987 – January 20, 1989
President Ronald Reagan
Deputy William Taft
Preceded by Caspar Weinberger
Succeeded by Dick Cheney
15th United States National Security Advisor
In office
December 2, 1986 – November 23, 1987
President Ronald Reagan
Deputy Peter Rodman
Preceded by John Poindexter
Succeeded by Colin Powell
18th United States Deputy Secretary of Defense
In office
February 4, 1981 – December 31, 1982
President Ronald Reagan
Preceded by Graham Claytor
Succeeded by Paul Thayer
13th Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency
In office
February 5, 1978 – February 4, 1981
President Jimmy Carter
Ronald Reagan
Preceded by John Francis Blake
Succeeded by Bobby Inman
United States Ambassador to Portugal
In office
January 24, 1975 – February 5, 1978
President Gerald Ford
Preceded by Stuart Scott
Succeeded by Richard Bloomfield
4th Director of the Office of Economic Opportunity
In office
January 1971 – December 1972
President Richard Nixon
Preceded by Donald Rumsfeld
Succeeded by Phillip V. Sanchez
Personal details
Frank Charles Carlucci III

(1930-10-18)October 18, 1930
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died June 3, 2018(2018-06-03) (aged 87)
McLean, Virginia, U.S.
Resting place Arlington National Cemetery
Political party Republican
Jean Anthony
(m. 1954; div. 1974)

Marcia Myers (m. 1976)
Children Three (Two with Anthony; One with Myers)
Education Princeton University (AB)
Harvard University (MBA)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Navy
Years of service 1952–1954
Rank US-O3 insignia.svg Lieutenant

Frank Charles Carlucci III (October 18, 1930 – June 3, 2018) was an American politician. He served as the United States Secretary of Defense from 1987 to 1989 in the administration of President Ronald Reagan.

Carlucci served in a variety of senior-level governmental positions, including Director of the Office of Economic Opportunity in the Richard Nixon administration, Deputy Director of the CIA in the Jimmy Carter administration, and Deputy Secretary of Defense and National Security Advisor in the Reagan administration.

Carlucci died on June 3, 2018, from complications of Parkinson's disease, at his home in McLean, Virginia, at the age of 87.

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