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James Thomas Lynn

Born: 27-Feb-1927
Birthplace: Cleveland, OH
Died: 6-Dec-2010
Location of death: Bethesda, MD
Cause of death: Stroke

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government, Attorney
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US HUD Secretary, 1973-75

Father: Frederick Robert Lynn
Mother: Dorthea Estelle Petersen
Wife: Joan Miller (m. 5-Jun-1954, two daughters, one son, until his death)
Daughter: Marjorie Wilson
Son: J. Peter Lynn
Daughter: Sarah Hechler

    University: BA Economics and Political Science, Western Reserve University (1948)
    Law School: JD, Harvard Law School (1951)

    President's Commission on White House Fellowships
    Aetna CEO (1984-92)
    US Director, Office of Management and Budget (1975-77)
    US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (1973-75)
    US Commerce Department Under Secretary (1971-73)
    US Commerce Department General Counsel (1969-71)
    Jones, Day, Cockley and Reavis Partner (1960-69)
    Jones, Day, Cockley and Reavis (1951-60)
    Member of the Board of Aetna (1978-92, as Chairman, 1984-92)
    Member of the Board of Northrop Grumman
    Member of the Board of Pfizer
    Member of the Board of TRW
    American Bar Association
    Business Roundtable Co-Chairman
    Brookings Institution Honorary Trustee
    Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Friends of Dick Lugar
    Gerald R. Ford Foundation Trustee
    Harvard Law Review Case Editor
    Republican National Committee General Counsel (1979)
    Funeral: Richard Nixon (1994)

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