W. Averell Harriman

W. Averell Harriman

Born: November 15, 1891

Died: July 26, 1986

Nationality: American

Occupation: Politician

Biography: William Averell Harriman was an American Democratic Party politician, businessman, and diplomat. He was the son of railroad baron E. H. Harriman. He served as Secretary of Commerce under President Harry S. Truman and later as the 48th Governor of New York.

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