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Louis A. Johnson

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Jan 10, 1891

Louis A. Johnson was born in Roanoke, Virginia


Louis Johnson was admitted to the bar in Clarksburg

Other events that happened on or around 1913


Louis Johnson served in the Roosevelt Administration as assistant secretary of war

Other events that happened on or around 1937


Louis Johnson chaired President Truman's finance committee

Other events that happened on or around 1948

Mar 28, 1949

Louis Johnson was appointed U.S. Secretary of Defense

Sep 19, 1950

President Truman fired Louis Johnson for feuding with other cabinet members and trying to undermine Secretary of State Dean Acheson

Apr 24, 1966

Louis Johnson died in Washington

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