US goverment officialDied when: 97 years 277 days (1173 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Paul Henry Nitze (January 16, 1907 – October 19, 2004) was an American politician who served as United States Deputy Secretary of Defense, U.S.
Secretary of the Navy, and Director of Policy Planning for the U.S.State Department.He is best known for being the principal author of NSC 68 and the co-founder of Team B.
He helped shape Cold War defense policy over the course of numerous presidential administrations.