As per our current Database, Wilbur J. Cohen has been died on May 17, 1987 (age 73).
When Wilbur J. Cohen die, Wilbur J. Cohen was 73 years old.
|Popular As||Wilbur J. Cohen|
|Age||73 years old|
|Born||June 10, 1913 (Wisconsin)|
Wilbur J. Cohen’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini is expressive and quick-witted, it represents two different personalities in one and you will never be sure which one you will face. They are sociable, communicative and ready for fun, with a tendency to suddenly get serious, thoughtful and restless. They are fascinated with the world itself, extremely curious, with a constant feeling that there is not enough time to experience everything they want to see.
Wilbur J. Cohen was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.
American social scientist and federal civil servant who was one of the key Architects in the creation and expansion of the American welfare state. He served in both the Kennedy and Johnson administrations.
He first served as a research assistant for the committee responsible for drafting the Social Security Act.
He was appointed to and served in positions such as Assistant Secretary for Legislation of Health, Education, and Welfare; Under Secretary; and U.S. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare and was known as 'The Man Who Built Medicare' and 'Mr. Social Security' because he helped design the New Deal.
He was married to Eloise and had three sons named Christopher, Bruce, and Stuart.
He was appointed to Under Secretary and U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare by Lyndon B. Johnson.