William Colby facts for kids
|Director of Central Intelligence|
September 4, 1973 – January 30, 1976
|Deputy||Vernon A. Walters|
|Preceded by||Vernon A. Walters (Acting)|
|Succeeded by||George H. W. Bush|
|Deputy Director of Central Intelligence for Operations|
March 2, 1973 – August 24, 1973
|Preceded by||Thomas Karamessines|
|Succeeded by||William Nelson|
William Egan Colby
January 4, 1920
St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S.
|Died||April 27, 1996
Rock Point, Maryland, U.S.
|Resting place||Arlington National Cemetery
|Spouse(s)||Barbara Heinzen (1945–1984)
Sally Shelton (1984–1996)
|Children||5 (with Heinzen)|
|Education||Princeton University (BA)
Columbia University (LLB)
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Unit||Office of Strategic Services|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
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William Colby, outgoing Director of Central Intelligence, with President Ford and incoming DCI George Bush, 1975.
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