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David E. Lilienthal

David E. LilienthalAKA David Eli Lilienthal

Born: 8-Jul-1899
Birthplace: Morton, IL
Died: 15-Jan-1981
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: TVA Chairman, 1941-46

Father: Leo Lilienthal
Mother: Minna Rosenak Lilienthal
Wife: Helen Lamb (m. 1923)

    University: AB, DePauw University (1920)
    Law School: Harvard Law School (1923)

    US Atomic Energy Commission Chairman (1947-50)
    Chairman of the Tennessee Valley Authority (1941-46)
    Tennessee Valley Authority Co-Director (1933-)
    Wisconsin State Official Wisconsin Public Service Commission (1931)
    Delta Upsilon Fraternity
    Hip Replacement Surgery 1980 (bilateral)

Author of books:
TVA: Democracy on the March (1944, history)
This I Do Believe: An American Credo (1949, nonfiction)
Big Business: A New Era (1953, nonfiction)
Change, Hope and the Bomb (1963, social studies)
The Journals of David E. Lilenthal (1964-71, journal)
Management: A Humanist Art (1967, nonfiction)
Atomic Energy: A New Start (1980, energy)

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