|Birth Day||April 4, 1907|
|Birth Place||Council Bluffs, IA|
|Age||113 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 14, 2001 (age 94)|
The former President of Harvard University who led the institution for nearly two decades through liberalizing times.
Under his watch the university recruited more minority students and women, with less Northeast prep-school graduates entering its ranks.
In 1969, a group of students led by the radical group of Students for a Democratic Society took over the administrative building. Pusey had them ousted by the police.
He grew up one of three children who were born to John and Rosa Pusey in Council Bluffs, Iowa.