Ed Derwinski, U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs

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Edward Joseph Derwinski

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
Death: January 18, 2012 (85)
Oak Brook, DuPage County, Illinois, United States (Merkel-cell carcinoma)
Place of Burial: Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Casimir Ignatius Derwinski and Sophia Derwinski
Husband of Private
Father of Private and Private
Brother of Casimir Derwinski; Paul M Derwinski; Private and Thomas Derwinski

Occupation: politician, Illinois Congressman
Managed by: Lawrence J Reif
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About Ed Derwinski, U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ed_Derwinski

Edward Joseph "Ed" Derwinski (September 15, 1926 – January 15, 2012) was an American politician who served as the first Cabinet-level United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs, serving under President George H. W. Bush from March 15, 1989 to September 26, 1992. He previously served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1959 to 1983, representing south and southwest suburbs of Chicago.

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Ed Derwinski, U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs's Timeline

1926
September 15, 1926
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
2012
January 18, 2012
Age 85
Oak Brook, DuPage County, Illinois, United States
2012
Age 85
Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States