Michael Hayden facts for kids
|Michael Vincent Hayden|
Director of the Central Intelligence Agency
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Air Force|
|Years of service||1967–2008|
|Awards||Defense Distinguished Service Medal
Defense Superior Service Medal (2)
Legion of Merit
Meritorious Service Medal (2)
Michael Vincent Hayden
|20th Director of the Central Intelligence Agency|
May 30, 2006 – February 12, 2009
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Porter J. Goss|
|Succeeded by||Leon Panetta|
|Born||March 17, 1945
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Michael Hayden (born March 17, 1945 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) was the head of the CIA from 2006 to 2009. On 24 May 2006, he was voted as the new head of the CIA by the United States Senate. He was the director of the NSA from 1999 to 2005. The NSA and CIA are both spy agencies. He has worked as a spy since 1970.
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