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Dean Acheson (I) (1893–1971)

Dean Acheson was born on April 11, 1893 in Middletown, Connecticut, USA as Dean Gooderham Acheson. He died on October 12, 1971 in Sandy Spring, Maryland, USA. See full bio »
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Issues and Answers
Issues and Answers Himself - Guest
The David Frost Show
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 1969 The David Frost Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.7 (1969) ... Himself
 1967 Public Broadcast Laboratory (TV Series)
 1965 Issues and Answers (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 24 October 1965 (1965) ... Himself - Guest
 1952 See It Now (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #1.16 (1952) ... Himself
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 2014 The Montagnards (Documentary)
 2012 The Untold History of the United States (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Secretary of State
- Chapter 2: Roosevelt, Truman and Wallace (2012) ... Himself - Secretary of State
 2001 Roots of the Cuban Missile Crisis (Video documentary)
 1999 The Korean War: Fire and Ice (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1995 Nixon
Himself (uncredited)
 1994 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Harry S. Truman (1994) ... Himself (uncredited)
- General Omar Bradley (1994) ... Himself (uncredited)
 1960 Project XX (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Secretary of State
- Not So Long Ago (1960) ... Himself - Secretary of State
 1945 War Comes to America (Documentary)

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9 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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A memorandum is written not to inform the reader but to protect the writer. See more »


Pictured on a 29¢ US commemorative postage stamp celebrating the 100th anniversary of his birth, issued 22 April 1993. See more »

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