Frederick B. Dent facts for kids
|Frederick B. Dent|
|5th United States Trade Representative|
March 26, 1975 – January 20, 1977
|President||Gerald R. Ford|
|Preceded by||William D. Eberle|
|Succeeded by||Robert S. Strauss|
|21st United States Secretary of Commerce|
February 2, 1973 – March 26, 1975
|President||Richard M. Nixon
Gerald R. Ford
|Preceded by||Peter G. Peterson|
|Succeeded by||Rogers C. B. Morton|
|Born||August 17, 1922
Cape May, New Jersey, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Mildred Harrison Dent|
|Children||Frederick Baily "Rick" Dent, Jr.
Mildred Dent Hutchinson
Diana Dent Gwynn
Pauline Harrison "Polly" Dent
Magruder Harrison "Mark" Dent
|Alma mater||Yale University|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1943-1946|
|Rank||Lieutenant Junior Grade|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
Frederick Baily Dent (born August 17, 1922) is a former American politician and businessman. He served as the United States Secretary of Commerce from February 2, 1973, to March 26, 1975, during the administrations of U.S. Presidents Richard M. Nixon and Gerald Ford.
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