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About David Petraeus
David Petraeus is a former American army general who was appointed as Central Intelligence Agency’s director in 2011. Before assuming that position, he worked in the US military for 37 years and was named the commander of several units including the U.S. Forces – Afghanistan, U.S. Central Command, and International Security Assistance Force.
In 2000, he became the XVIII Airborne Corps’ Chief of Staff before serving as the Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations of NATO Stabilization Force during his ten months tour to Bosnia in 2011. Within that same period, he was also made the U.S. Joint Interagency Counter-Terrorism Task Force’s Deputy Commander.
He was raised by his parents named Sixtus Petraeus and Miriam Sweet. In 1974, he got married to a lady called Holly Knowlton, whose dad was a commander in the military. His children are called Stephen and Anne.
He received lots of awards during his time in the military including Defense Distinguished Service Medal, Army Distinguished Service Medal, and Officer of the Order of Australia.
He resigned from the CIA after admitting that he was having a secret affair with Paula Broadwell.
In 2015, he was handed a two-year probation sentence and fined $100,000 for the unlawful retention and removal of confidential materials.
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People often ask, why aren't you reading about what it is you're working on right now? And the truth is, you only get three pages a night before your eyelids close.David Petraeus
David Petraeus' Popularity
David Petraeus is a famous American General, who was born on November 7, 1952. As a person born on this date, David Petraeus is listed in our database as the 92nd most popular celebrity for the day (November 7) and the 253rd most popular for the year (1952).
People born on November 7 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. David Petraeus is the 2810th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to David Petraeus' birthday, David Petraeus is the 16796th most famous American.
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