Donald Rumsfeld meurt le 29 juin 2021 à Taos (Nouveau-Mexique), à 88 ans , des complications d'un myélome multiple. Il n'a pas été inquiété par la justice américaine ou internationale . Il est inhumé au cimetière national d'Arlington, quelques jours après la victoire des Taliban en Afghanistan .
Donald Henry Rumsfeld was born on July 9, 1932, in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Jeannette Kearsley (née Husted) and George Donald Rumsfeld. His father came from a German family that had emigrated in the 1870s from Weyhe in Lower Saxony,: 15–16 but young Donald was sometimes ribbed about looking like a "tough Swiss."
"There are unknown unknowns" is a phrase from a response United States Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld gave to a question at a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) news briefing on February 12, 2002, about the lack of evidence linking the government of Iraq with the supply of weapons of mass destruction to terrorist groups. Rumsfeld stated:
Feb 12, 2002 · Donald Rumsfeld during Department of Defense News Briefing, archive.defense.gov. February 12, 2002.
On September 10th 2001, Sec. Defence Donald Rumseld announced that 2.3 Trillion Dollars in transactions could not be accounted for. On September 11th 2001 th...
Donald Rumsfeld, in full Donald Henry Rumsfeld, (born July 9, 1932, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.—died June 29, 2021, Taos, New Mexico), U.S. government official who served as secretary of defense (1975–77; 2001–06) in the Republican administrations of Presidents Gerald Ford and George W. Bush. After graduating from Princeton University (A.B., 1954), Rumsfeld served three years as an aviator ...
ドナルド・ヘンリー・ラムズフェルド（英語: Donald Henry Rumsfeld 、1932年 7月9日 - 2021年 6月29日）は、アメリカ合衆国の政治家。ジェラルド・R・フォード政権にて第6代大統領首席補佐官、国防長官、ランド研究所会長を歴任した。