Robert Gates

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Birthday
25, 1943
Birthplace
Kansas
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Kansas

About

Politician who has served the US as both the Director of Central Intelligence and Secretary of Defense. He was also the 22nd President of Texas A&M University from 2002 to 2006.

Before Fame

He graduated with a B.A. in history from the College of William and Mary in 1965.

Trivia

He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama upon his retirement.

Family Life

He has two children with his wife Becky.

Associated With

He replaced Donald Rumsfeld as the Secretary of Defense when the latter retired.