Paul Volcker Rank
About Paul Volcker
Paul Volcker worked as a full-time economist in the 1950s and 1960s for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Chase Manhattan Bank before he entered governance. He first served in Nixon’s administration as the Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs. He also chaired the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System during Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan’s administrations (1979-1987).
In February 2009, he was appointed by Barack Obama to chair the President’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board. He earned credit for ending the US’ high inflation levels of the 1970s.
His parents’ names were Paul Adolph Volcker and Alma Louise Klippel. He was raised in Teaneck, New Jersey as the only son and youngest of five children. He had two children with his first wife, Barbara Bahnson, who died in 1998. In 2010, he married Anke Dening.
He held honorary degrees from Princeton University, the University of Toronto, York University, New York University, among others.
He died on December 8, 2019.
Paul Volcker Rank
F.A.Q. about Paul Volcker
When is his birthday?
Paul Volcker's birthday is on September 5, 1927.
In how many days is his birthday?
Paul's birthday is in 313 days
How old was Paul when he died?
He was 92 years old.
When did he die?
He died in December 8, 2019.
How old would he be today?
Paul Volcker would be 94 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Paul from?
He was born in Cape May, New Jersey, U.S..
Paul Volcker's Popularity
Paul Volcker was a famous American economist, who was born on September 5, 1927. As a person born on this date, Paul Volcker is listed in our database as the 48th most popular celebrity for the day (September 5) and the 32nd most popular for the year (1927).
People born on September 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Paul Volcker is the 1430th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Paul Volcker's birthday, Paul Volcker is the 9705th most famous American.
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