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Ramsey Clark
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Clark in 1968
66th United States Attorney General
In office
March 10, 1967 – January 20, 1969
Acting: November 28, 1966 – March 10, 1967
President Lyndon B. Johnson
Preceded by Nicholas Katzenbach
Succeeded by John N. Mitchell
8th United States Deputy Attorney General
In office
January 28, 1965 – March 10, 1967
President Lyndon B. Johnson
Preceded by Nicholas Katzenbach
Succeeded by Warren Christopher
Personal details
Born
William Ramsey Clark

(1927-12-18)December 18, 1927
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Died April 9, 2021(2021-04-09) (aged 93)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Georgia Welch (1949–2010)
Relations William F. Ramsey (grandfather)
Children 2
Father Tom Clark
Education University of Texas, Austin (BA)
University of Chicago (MA, JD)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Marine Corps
Years of service 1945–1946

William Ramsey Clark (December 18, 1927 – April 9, 2021) was an American lawyer, activist and former public official. He worked for the U.S. Department of Justice, which included service as United States Attorney General from 1967 to 1969, under President Lyndon B. Johnson.

Clark died on April 9, 2021 in New York City, aged 93.

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