|United States Ambassador to the United Nations|
March 15, 1976 – January 19, 1977
|Preceded by||Daniel Moynihan|
|Succeeded by||Andrew Young|
|38th Governor of Pennsylvania|
January 15, 1963 – January 17, 1967
|Preceded by||David Lawrence|
|Succeeded by||Raymond Shafer|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Pennsylvania's 10th district
January 3, 1961 – January 3, 1963
|Preceded by||Stanley Prokop|
|Succeeded by||Joseph McDade|
|Born||July 19, 1917|
Madison, Connecticut, U.S.
|Died||July 28, 2013 (aged 96)|
Santa Barbara, California, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Mary Lowe Chamberlain|
|Alma mater||Yale University|
|Branch/service|| United States Army Air Forces|
United States Air Force
Scranton was born on July 19, 1917 in Madison, Connecticut. He studied at Yale University. Scranton was married to Mary Lowe Chamberlain. They had four children. Scranton died on July 28, 2013 in Santa Barbara, California from a cerebral hemorrhage, aged 96.
- "Former Governor William W. Scranton dies in California". The Times-Tribune. 29 July 2013. Retrieved 29 July 2013.
- Field, Nick (29 July 2013). "Former Governor William Scranton Dies at 96". PoliticsPA. Retrieved 29 July 2013.