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Dick Cheney


U.S. Vice Chief executive under George W. Bush from 2001 to 2009. He was known to be probably one of the most effective Vice Presidents in US background and he spearheaded Bush plans like the Battle on Terror, NSA Wiretapping, and improved interrogation techniques such as for example waterboading. He flunked out of Yale double and deferred from your draft four instances. He was among the 1st Republican Party users to turn out to get gay relationship. He fulfilled his senior high school sweetheart and wife, Lynne Vincent, at age group 14 and later on experienced two daughters with her. He offered as Vice Chief executive to George W. Bush for just two terms and performed a leading part in his administrations response towards the terrorist episodes of 9/11.

Quick Facts

Full Name Dick Cheney
Date Of Birth January 30, 1941
Place Of Birth Lincoln, NE
Height 1.73 m
Profession Politician
Education Casper College, Natrona County High School, Yale University, University of Wyoming, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Calvert Elementary School
Nationality American
Spouse Lynne Cheney
Children Liz Cheney, Mary Cheney
Parents Marjorie Lorraine Dickey, Richard Herbert Cheney
Awards Presidential Medal of Freedom, Francis Boyer Award, U.S. Senator John Heinz Award for Greatest Public Service by an Elected or Appointed Official
Star Sign Aquarius

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1 Vice President of the United States [March 2001]
2 Underwent a heart transplant on March 24, 2012 at age 71 at the Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia.
3 Recovering from heart transplant surgery, performed on March 24, 2012 at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia.
4 Is widely considered, by supporters and detractors alike, to have been the most powerful and influential vice president in the history of America.
5 Distantly related to William Cheney.
6 When George W. Bush was looking for a Vice Presidential running mate, he gave Cheney--who was a power in the right-wing of the Republican party--a list of names of potential nominees and asked him to pick who he thought was the best man for the job. Several days later, Cheney came back and told Bush that, after going over the list, he decided that he, himself, and not any of the men on Bush's list, should be Vice President. Bush acquiesced.
7 He has suffered four heart attacks, underwent quadruple bypass surgery in 1988 and had a pacemaker fitted in 2001.
8 Former CEO of Halliburton, still on their payroll despite "leaving" the company to take on the office of Vice President of the United States.
9 Has two daughters Liz Cheney (b. 1966) and Mary Claire Cheney (b. 1969).
10 Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George Bush in 1991.
11 Became Vice President-elect to George W. Bush on 13 December 2000, after 36 days of post-election turmoil, and a concession by opponents Al Gore and Joe Lieberman.
12 Served as President Gerald Ford's Chief of Staff (1975-1977).
13 Served as U.S. Representative from Wyoming (1979-1989).
14 Served as Secretary of Defense (1989-1993) under President George Bush.
15 White House Chief of Staff (1975-1977).
16 U.S. Secretary of Defense (1989-1993).



Fox Files 2014-2015 TV Series Himself
Fox News Sunday 2013-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Co-Author, Exceptional
CBS This Morning 2015 TV Series Himself - Guest
CBS News Sunday Morning 2015 TV Series documentary Himself
Media Buzz 2014 TV Series Himself
Meet the Press 2003-2014 TV Series Himself / Himself - Former Vice President
Fox and Friends 2013-2014 TV Series Himself
Hannity 2009-2014 TV Series Himself / Himself - Phone Interview
On the Record w/ Brit Hume 2013-2014 TV Series Himself
Glorious Things Are Sung of Zion 2013 Documentary Dick Cheney
Cavuto on Business 2013 TV Series Himself
PoliticKING with Larry King 2013 TV Series Himself - guest
Charlie Rose 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
The O'Reilly Factor 2013 TV Series Himself
60 Minutes 2013 TV Series documentary Himself
The Presidents' Gatekeepers 2013 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Iraq War 2013 TV Series documentary Himself - US Vice President
America's Book of Secrets 2013 TV Series Himself
The World According to Dick Cheney 2013 Documentary Himself - Former Vice President
War on Terror 2011 Documentary
Piers Morgan Tonight 2011 TV Series Himself
Beyond 9/11: Portraits of Resilience 2011 Documentary Himself
9/11: Day That Changed the World 2011 TV Movie documentary
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2011 TV Series Himself
Dateline NBC 2011 TV Series documentary Himself - Guest
Fear of a Black Republican 2011 Documentary Himself
Brian Williams Reports: The Reunion - The President and His Men, 20 Years After the Gulf War 2011 TV Movie documentary Himself
Fox News Reporting 2009 TV Series documentary Himself - Former Vice President
The American Future: A History 2008 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Papal Visit: Pope's Departure from JFK 2008 TV Movie Himself
Leading to War 2008 Video documentary Himself
Loose Change: Final Cut 2007 Video documentary Himself
Kudlow & Company 2007 TV Series Himself
Larry King Live 2004-2007 TV Series Himself
War Stories with Oliver North 2006 TV Series documentary Himself
This Week 2006 TV Series Himself
911 Mysteries Part 1: Demolitions 2006 Video documentary Himself (uncredited)
Al Franken: God Spoke 2006 Documentary Himself
Face the Nation 2006 TV Series Himself
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts 2005 TV Special Himself
Now 2002-2005 TV Series documentary Himself / Himself - Vice President (segment "Business as Usual")
Special Report with Bret Baier 2005 TV Series Himself
The Green Bus v. the White House 2005 Documentary Himself
National Geographic: Inside 9/11 2005 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room 2005 Documentary Himself
Ohio: The Next Florida 2005 Video documentary short Himself
Independent Lens 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
Time and Chance: Gerald Ford's Appointment with History 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself (as Richard B. Cheney)
Rush to War 2004 Documentary Himself
60 Minutes Wednesday 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
2004 Vice Presidential Debate 2004 TV Movie Himself
Paula Zahn Now 2004 TV Series Himself
Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy 2002 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Election 2000 2001 Video documentary Himself (as Richard B. Cheney)
2000 Vice Presidential Debate 2000 TV Movie Himself
The Gulf War 1996 TV Movie Himself
Bob Hope's Four-Star Christmas Fiesta from San Antonio 1992 TV Special Himself
Panorama 1991 TV Series documentary Himself

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Archive Footage

Manufacturing Dissent 2007 Documentary Himself
No End in Sight 2007 Documentary Himself
Ghosts of Abu Ghraib 2007 Documentary Himself
Unter falscher Flagge 2007 Video documentary Himself
60 Minutes 2001-2006 TV Series documentary Himself / Himself - Former Defense Secretary (segment "The Osprey") / Himself - Former Secretary of Defense
Shut Up & Sing 2006 Documentary Himself
...So Goes the Nation 2006 Documentary Himself
Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann 2006 TV Series Himself
Death of a President 2006 Himself (uncredited)
Knowledge is for Acting Upon: The Manhattan Raid 2006 Documentary Himself
Press for Truth 2006 Documentary Himself
Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers 2006 Documentary Himself - Vice President (as Vice-President Dick Cheney)
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts 2006 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Hardball with Chris Matthews 2004-2006 TV Series Himself
Chappelle's Show 2006 TV Series Himself
TerrorStorm: A History of Government-Sponsored Terrorism 2006 Video documentary Himself
Who Killed the Electric Car? 2006 Documentary Himself
Martial Law 9/11: Rise of the Police State 2005 Documentary Himself
America's Biggest Dick 2005 Short Himself
This Revolution 2005 Himself (uncredited)
Why We Fight 2005 Documentary Himself
Last Laugh '04 2004 TV Movie Himself
Inside the U.S. Secret Service 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
Celsius 41.11: The Temperature at Which the Brain... Begins to Die 2004 Documentary Himself
Unconstitutional 2004 Video documentary Himself
Bush Family Fortunes: The Best Democracy Money Can Buy 2004 Video documentary Himself (uncredited)
Uncovered: The War on Iraq 2004 Documentary Himself
Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism 2004 Documentary Himself
WMD: Weapons of Mass Deception 2004 Documentary Himself
The World According to Bush 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
Fahrenheit 9/11 2004 Documentary Himself
The End of Suburbia: Oil Depletion and the Collapse of the American Dream 2004 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
911: In Plane Site 2004 Video documentary Himself
LSD a Go Go 2004 Documentary short Himself
The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear 2004 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Sendung ohne Namen 2003 TV Series documentary Himself
Live from Baghdad 2002 TV Movie Himself (uncredited)
Bowling for Columbine 2002 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
Journeys with George 2002 Documentary Himself
The Speeches of Nelson Mandela 1995 Video documentary Himself - Listens to Mandela (uncredited)
Under Siege 1992 Himself - Aboard USS Missouri (uncredited)
The Panama Deception 1992 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
Desert Storm: The War Begins 1991 TV Movie documentary Himself
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2015 TV Series Himself
Imminent Threat 2015 Documentary Himself
Genocide Gentleman: Class A War Criminals of UK and US 2015 Video documentary
Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell 2014 TV Series Himself
Frontline 2006-2014 TV Series documentary Himself / Himself - Vice President
Media Buzz 2014 TV Series Himself
Now with Alex Wagner 2014 TV Series Himself
Bushwhacked II 2013 Short Himself
Democracy Now! 2009-2013 TV Series Himself
Retro Report 2013 TV Mini-Series Himself - Secretary of Defense
The '80s: The Decade That Made Us 2013 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Hannity 2012 TV Series Himself
Kriegsversprechen II - Terrormanagement im 21. Jahrhundert 2012 Video documentary Himself
Top Priority: The Terror Within 2012 Documentary Himself - Former U.S. Vice President
The Hunt for Bin Laden 2012 TV Movie documentary Himself
Shadows of Liberty 2012 Documentary Himself - former US Vice President
Whistleblowers: The Untold Stories 2012 TV Series Himself - Former US Vice President
America's Book of Secrets 2012 TV Series Himself
The Strange History of Don't Ask, Don't Tell 2011 Documentary Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2011 TV Series Himself
Ethos 2011/I Documentary Himself
The Devil's Double 2011 Himself (uncredited)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2009-2010 TV Series Himself
The Special Relationship 2010 TV Movie Himself (uncredited)
Fair Game 2010/I Himself (uncredited)
Vapauden varjot 2010 TV Movie documentary Himself
GasLand 2010 Documentary Himself
Larry King Live 2010 TV Series Himself
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien 2009 TV Series Himself
Loose Change 9/11: An American Coup 2009 Video documentary Himself
Fish Out of Water 2009/I Documentary Himself (uncredited)
National Geographic Explorer 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush 2009 TV Special Himself (uncredited)
Iran and the West 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
Being W 2008 Documentary Himself
Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story 2008 Documentary Himself
Superpower 2008 Documentary Himself
The O'Reilly Factor 2008 TV Series Himself
Blood and Oil 2008 Video documentary Himself
Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? 2008 Documentary Himself
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson 2008 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
Bigger Stronger Faster* 2008 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
History of the National Security State 2008 Video documentary Himself
Endgame: Blueprint for Global Enslavement 2007 Video documentary Himself
Ugly Betty 2007 TV Series Himself
Escape from Suburbia: Beyond the American Dream 2007 Video documentary Himself
The Colbert Report 2007 TV Series Himself
Taking Liberties 2007 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
Zeitgeist 2007 Video documentary Himself
War Made Easy: How Presidents & Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death 2007 Documentary Himself
Taxi to the Dark Side 2007 Documentary Himself
Larry Flynt: The Right to Be Left Alone 2007 Documentary Himself
Insiders 2007 TV Series Himself

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1 Simply stated, there is no doubt Saddam Hussein now has weapons of mass destruction.
2 The good Lord didn't see fit to put oil and gas only where there are democratically elected regimes friendly to the United States. Occasionally we have to operate in places where, all considered, one would not normally choose to go. But we go where the business is.
3 Conservation may be a sign of personal virtue but it is not a sufficient basis for a sound, comprehensive energy policy.

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