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us: Cohen, Wilbur J. (Wilbur Joseph), 1913-1987


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    • us: Cohen, Wilbur, 1913-1987
    • us: Cohen, Wilbur Joseph, 1913-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19130610
    • Death Date

        19870517
    • Birth Place

        Milwaukee, Wis.
    • Death Place

        Seoul, Korea
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: University of Michigan
    • Organization

        University of Michigan
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Cohen, Wilbur Joseph, 1913-Cohen, Wilbur Joseph,1913-
  • Sources

    • found: U.S. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia. Unemployment compensation. Hearings ... 74th Cong., 1st sess. on H.R. 71 ... 1935.
    • found: The Report of the Committee on Economic Security of 1935 ... c1985: t.p. (Wilbur Cohen)
    • found: NUCMC data from Univ. of Mich., Bentley Libr. for His Papers (Cohen, Wilbur Joseph, 1913-; U.S. Sec. of Health, Educ. and Welfare during the Johnson adm. and dean of School of Educ., Univ. of Michigan)
    • found: New York Times, 5/19/87 (Wilbur Cohen, Wilbur J. Cohen, architect of social legislation, d. 5/18/87, 73 yrs. old; Wilbur Joseph Cohen b. 6/10/1913 in Milwaukee; survived by his wife, the former Eloise Bittel, three sons, Bruce, Christopher, and Stuart)
    • found: English Wikipedia website, viewed Mar. 26, 2013 (Wilbur Joseph Cohen (June 10, 1913, Milwaukee, Wisconsin--May 17, 1987, Seoul, South Korea) was an American social scientist and federal civil servant. He was one of the key architects in the creation and expansion of the American welfare state and was involved in the creation of both the New Deal and Great Society programs)
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    • 1980-06-05: new
    • 2013-05-22: revised
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