Quotes by Dean Acheson

About Dean Acheson:

Dean Gooderham Acheson was an American statesman and lawyer. As United States Secretary of State in the administration of President Harry S. Truman from 1949 to 1953, he played a central role in defining American foreign policy during the Cold War. Acheson helped design the Marshall Plan and played a central role in the development of the Truman Doctrine and creation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

Author Bio

  • NameDean Acheson
  • DescriptionStatesman and lawyer
  • BornApril 11, 1893
  • DiedOctober 12, 1971
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionPolitician; Diplomat
  • AwardsPulitzer Prize For History; Presidential Medal Of Freedom