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Robert M. White
|Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration|
|Succeeded by||Richard M. Frank|
February 13, 1923|
|Died||October 14, 2015
Chevy Chase, Maryland
|Alma mater||Harvard University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Robert Mayer "Bob" White (February 13, 1923 – October 14, 2015) was an American meteorologist and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's first administrator from 1970 to 1977. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts. White was also the director of the United States Weather Bureau from 1963 to 1965, director of the Environmental Science Services Administration from 1965 to 1970, president of the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research from 1980 to 1983, and president of the National Academy of Engineering from 1983 to 1995.
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