William Verity Jr.
American businessman (1917-2007)
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Calvin William Verity, Jr. (January 26, 1917 – January 3, 2007) was an American administrator and steel industrialist. He served as the Secretary of Commerce between 1987 and 1989, under President Ronald Reagan.
|27th United States Secretary of Commerce|
October 19, 1987 – January 30, 1989
George H. W. Bush
|Preceded by||Malcolm Baldrige Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Robert Mosbacher|
Calvin William Verity Jr.
January 26, 1917
Middletown, Ohio, U.S.
|Died||January 3, 2007 (aged 89)|
Beaufort, South Carolina, U.S.
|Education||Yale University (BA)|
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
- "C. William Verity Jr., Former Commerce Secretary, 89, Dies". New York Times. 2007-01-06.