Dean Rusk, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age at Death

The politician Dean Rusk passed away at age 85, this age of death has to be considered impressive. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Dean Rusk and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

United States Secretary of State from 1961 to 1969 under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson. He greatly influenced US involvement in the war in Vietnam.

He served in the United States Military during World War II.

He was the first Assistant Sec. of State for International Organization Affairs and the second Assistant Sec. of State for Far Eastern Affairs.

How did Dean Rusk die?

Dean Rusk's death was caused by congestive heart failure.

He was 85. The cause of death was congestive heart failure, according to a spokesman for the University of Georgia. Mr. Rusk, a former president of the Rockefeller Foundation, was Secretary of State all through the Kennedy and Johnson Administrations, from 1961 to 1969.

Information about the death of Dean Rusk
Cause of deathCongestive Heart Failure
Age of death85 years
BirthdayFebruary 9, 1909
Death dateDecember 20, 1994
Place of deathAthens, Georgia, United States
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Dean Rusk

"The United States is not just an old cow that gives more milk the more it's kicked in the flanks."

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"While we are sleeping, two-thirds of the world is plotting to do us in."

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"The usual cause of evil in the world is that at any given time half the people in the world are awake."

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"The best way to persuade people is with your ears - by listening to them."

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"One of the best ways to persuade others is with your ears by listening to them."

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