Henry Shelton

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Birthday
2, 1942
Birthplace
North Carolina
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
2, 1942 (age 77)
Birthplace
North Carolina

About

Overseer of world-wide U.S. military operations who served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 1997 to 2001.

Before Fame

He attended North Carolina State University, where he was a member of the Pershing Rifles fraternity.

Trivia

He served two tours of combat duty in Vietnam and later led the task force that carried out the 1994 mission to overthrow Haiti's regime.

Family Life

He had three sons with his wife, Carolyn L. Johnson.

Associated With

He was an advisor to Senator John Edwards during Edwards' presidential campaign.