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Oveta Hobby
1st United States Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare
In office
April 11, 1953 â€“ July 13, 1955
President Dwight Eisenhower
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Marion Folsom
Administrator of the Federal Security Agency
In office
January 20, 1953 â€“ April 11, 1953
President Dwight D. Eisenhower
Preceded by Oscar R. Ewing
Succeeded by Position abolished
Personal details
Born Oveta Culp
(1905-01-19)January 19, 1905
Killeen, Texas
Died August 16, 1995(1995-08-16) (aged 90)
Houston, Texas
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) William Hobby
Alma mater University of Mary Hardin
South Texas College of Law
University of Texas, Austin
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch  United States Army
Years of service 1941–1945
Rank Colonel
Commands Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (later the Women’s Army Corps)
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Army Distinguished Service Medal

Twenty is a wonderful age for things to be sparked.
Everything that ever happened to me fell in my lap.