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Encyclopedia > W. Michael Blumenthal
W. Michael Blumenthal
Blumenthal's signature, as used on American currency
Blumenthal's signature, as used on American currency

Werner Michael Blumenthal (born January 3, 1926) served as United States Secretary of the Treasury under President Jimmy Carter from 1977-1979. Image File history File linksMetadata Blumenthal. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Blumenthal. ... Image File history File links W_M_Blumenthal_sig. ... Image File history File links W_M_Blumenthal_sig. ... is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Secretary of the Treasury is the head of the United States Department of the Treasury, concerned with finance and monetary matters, and, until 2003, some issues of national security and defense. ... For other persons named Jimmy Carter, see Jimmy Carter (disambiguation). ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ...


Born in Oranienburg near Berlin, Germany, Blumenthal fled the country with his parents in 1939 shortly before the outbreak of World War II. They went to Shanghai, and then to the United States in 1947 . He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 1951 with a B.S. degree in business administration from the Haas School of Business, and later received a Ph.D from Princeton University. Blumenthal alternately worked in the public sector - as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Economic Affairs from 1961-1963 and the President's Deputy Special Representative for Trade Negotiations with the rank of Ambassador from 1963 to 1967 - and in the private sector - working for a variety of firms. Oranienburg is a town in Brandenburg, Germany. ... This article is about the capital of Germany. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... For other uses, see Shanghai (disambiguation). ... Sather tower (the Campanile) looking out over the San Francisco Bay and Mount Tamalpais. ... BS or bs is an abbreviation with multiple meanings, including: Bachelor of Science degree British Standard Bahamas (ISO country code) The postcode for Bristol, England A somewhat more polite abbreviation of bullshit A card game The Swiss canton of Basel_Stadt Shorthand for the backspace and the backspace control character Shorthand... Eastern entrance The Walter A. Haas School of Business, better known as the Haas School of Business or simply Haas, is one of 14 schools and colleges at the University of California, Berkeley. ... Princeton University is a private coeducational research university located in Princeton, New Jersey. ... Year 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. ...


Blumenthal served as Secretary of the Treasury from January 23, 1977 to August 4, 1979. is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... is the 216th day of the year (217th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ...


From his marriage in 1951 to the former Margaret Polley, Blumenthal had three daughters: Ann, Jill, and Jane, and has many grandchildren, notably electronic musician Thomas Blumenthal-Brewer and artist Daniel Brewer.


Currently he resides in Berlin and Princeton, New Jersey, with his wife, Barbara and his son Michael, and is director of the Jewish Museum Berlin. Jewish Museum Berlin Shalechet (Fallen Leaves) by Menashe Kadishman The Jewish Museum Berlin (Jüdisches Museum Berlin) is a museum in Berlin covering two millennia of German Jewish history. ...

Preceded by
William E. Simon
United States Secretary of the Treasury
19771979
Succeeded by
G. William Miller

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