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Neil Edward Goldschmidt
c. 1980 as Secretary of Transportation
|33rd Governor of Oregon|
January 12, 1987 – January 14, 1991
|Preceded by||Victor G. Atiyeh|
|Succeeded by||Barbara Roberts|
|6th United States Secretary of Transportation|
August 15, 1979 – January 20, 1981
|Preceded by||Brock Adams|
|Succeeded by||Andrew L. Lewis, Jr.|
|45th Mayor of Portland, Oregon|
January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1979
|Preceded by||Terry Schrunk|
|Succeeded by||Connie McCready|
June 16, 1940 |
|Spouse(s)||Margaret Wood Goldschmidt (1965–1990)
Diana Snowden Goldschmidt (1994-current)
|Residence||SW Portland, Oregon; and France|
|Alma mater||University of Oregon (B.A.)
U.C. Berkeley Law School (LL.B.)
Goldschmidt also served as United States Secretary of Transportation under President Jimmy Carter from August 1979 through January 1981. He also served as Mayor of Portland, Oregon from January 1973 through January 1979.
He was a member of Democratic Party.
Goldschmidt was born in Eugene, Oregon.
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