William P. Rogers facts for kids
Quick facts for kids
William P. Rogers
|55th United States Secretary of State|
January 22, 1969 – September 3, 1973
|Preceded by||Dean Rusk|
|Succeeded by||Henry Kissinger|
|63rd United States Attorney General|
October 23, 1957 – January 20, 1961
|Preceded by||Herbert Brownell|
|Succeeded by||Robert F. Kennedy|
|4th United States Deputy Attorney General|
January 20, 1953 – October 23, 1957
|Preceded by||Ross L. Malone|
|Succeeded by||Lawrence Walsh|
William Pierce Rogers
June 23, 1913
Norfolk, New York, U.S.
|Died||January 2, 2001
Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.
Adele Langston (m. 1937–2001)
|Education||Colgate University (BA)
Cornell University (LLB)
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
William Pierce Rogers (June 23, 1913 – January 2, 2001) was an American politician, diplomat, and lawyer. He was United States Attorney General under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1957 to 1961 and United States Secretary of State under President Richard Nixon from 1969 to 1973.
Images for kids
William P. Rogers Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.