Former Secretary of State George Shultz dead at 100 years old

Shultz held multiple posts during his life, and served as U.S. Secretary of State under President Ronald Reagan.
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George Shultz in 1982
George Shultz in 1982
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Former Secretary of State George Shultz died on Saturday at 100 years old.

The Hoover Institution in California, where Schultz was a distinguished fellow, announced his death in a statement Jan. 7.

Shultz held multiple government posts during his life, including having served as U.S. Secretary of State under President Ronald Reagan.