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James M. Beggs
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James Montgomery Beggs

January 9, 1926 (1926-01-09) (age 94)
Alma mater United States Naval Academy
Harvard University
Occupation businessman, consultant, administrator
Known for former administrator of NASA
Spouse(s) Mary Harrison
Children five

James Montgomery Beggs (born January 9, 1926) served as the 6th Administrator of NASA. He was nominated by President Reagan on June 1, 1981. Beggs took his oath of office and entered the post on July 10, 1981, serving until December 4, 1985.

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