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William Casey [pictures] [edit]
Born: 1913-03-13
He was a member of the U.S. military who, after WWII, was head of U.S. intelligence in Europe. Under President Richard Nixon, he headed the SEC. He was, later, an attorney for CIA agents and numerous CIA cut-outs. As President Ronald Reagan's 1980 campaign director, he engineered the October Surprise. In 1982, he became DCI, running countless illegal covert operations, including the Iran-Contra Affair. He died of a brain tumor.
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