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Lawrence Sidney Eagleburger

Biography of Secretary of State, Lawrence Sidney Eagleburger

Lawrence Eagleburger was appointed Secretary of State on December 8, 1992, and continued in that position until January 19, 1993. Eagleburger’s tenure as Secret...Read More >>

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