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Dick Cheney

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Net worth 2018: $90 Million
Residence: Casper
Country: United States
BirthDay: 30 January 1941
Sigh: Aquarius
Height: 1.73 m
Education: University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Colorado at Boulder, Colorado College

Dick Cheney was bornon 30 January 1941 in Casper, American. Known to be one of the most influential vice-presidents in the history of the United States of America, Dick Cheney is an illustrious politician and businessman and has been an active in world politics for over three decades now. Although he was a Democrat initially, he became a Republican, so that he could be associated with former president George W. Bush, whom he adored. He started out as an intern and went on to don many hats during the presidential terms of Ford, Nixon and Bush. He influenced the decisions of the Department of Defence and has advocated many of Bush’s administrative policies. However, the most significant period in his political career was his partnership with Bush during the Gulf War, the war on terrorism, the war in Afghanistan and Iraq. He left office after Barrack Obama came to power and has since, openly expressed his contempt and disagreements with Obama’s administrative policies. His political career was largely defined by Bush and his policies, which shaped the course of America’s future in both; positive and negative manner. He is also currently active in his business endeavours. Scroll further for more interesting information on this personality.


$90 Million


In July 2012, Cheney organized a private fund-raiser for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and contributed to his presidential campaign


Despite being a strong opponent to Obama’s views and administration, he commended the president’s efforts that resulted in the capture and killing of the most-wanted terrorist, Osama bin Laden, in 2011


He quit his office and his position as the vice-president in 2009, during Barack Obama’s term as the president


Five years later on July 21, 2007, he served as the acting president once again, when president Bush underwent a medical procedure


This American politician shot Attorney, Harry Whittington during a quail hunt in Kenedy County, Texas, in 2006


On June 29 2002, he served as the acting president of the United States, while Bush was undergoing colonoscopy


During his first term as Vice-President, the September 11, 2001 attacks occurred


In 2000, he headed the Vice-Presidential Search Committee for George W


In 1995, he joined ‘Halliburton’ as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer


After Bill Clinton came to power in 1993, he joined the American Enterprise Institute, quitting the Department of Defence


He played an important role during the Gulf War from 1990-1991 and actively oversaw and was involved in ‘Operation Desert Storm’ under President George Bush


In 1989, he was also elected as the Director of the Council on Foreign Relations and was nominated for the office of Secretary of Defence by President George H


From 1978 to 1989, he was consecutively elected to represent Wyoming in the U


He was then made Assistant to the President under Gerald Ford, and was allocated the position of campaign manager for the 1976 presidential campaigns


From 1971 to 1975, he then held a number of posts including, White House Staff Assistant and Deputy Assistant to the President


In 1969, during the Richard Nixon Administration he started serving as an intern to the Congressman, William A


In 1964, Cheney married Lynne Vincent, whom he knew since the age of 14

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