William Casey

CIA Director William Casey Full Name: William Casey


Profession: CIA Director
Why Famous: Director of Central Intelligence from 1981 to 1987. In this capacity he oversaw the entire United States Intelligence Community and personally directed the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

Born: March 13, 1913
Star Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Died: May 6, 1987 (aged 74)
Cause of Death: Aspiration pneumonia

Married Life

  • 1941-02-22 CIA Director William Casey (27) weds Sophia Kurz

Historical Events in the Life of William Casey

  • 1981-01-28 William J Casey becomes 13th director of CIA (until 1987)
  • 1986-12-15 CIA director William Casey suffers a cerebral seizure
  • 1987-01-29 William J Casey, ends term as 13th director of CIA

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